Peninsula Recycling


The Peninsula Community Recycling Centre

Shotley Road, Chelmondiston IP9 1EF





The Recycling Centre is being run on a voluntary basis. 

Opening times are :

Wednesdays - 9am to 12noon
Saturdays - 8am to 1pm
Bank Holiday Mondays - 9am to Noon

The site will accept most items, including garden waste.

We CANNOT accept fridges/freezers, gas bottles, asbestos, TV monitors, vehicle batteries, tyres, garden soil, plasterboard, liquid and hazardous wastes, including paint.  

To help cover the cost of the skips, we need a contribution. Please be reasonable. Be prepared to pay a little more if you have a large load. Prices are from :

£2.00 for a small car boot.  

£5 for Estate cars. £5+ for trailers and 4x4’s. £5+ for a 'Builder's bag' depending on content. Larger loads - cost negotiable.

Please note Polystyrene, plastic and cardboard should NOT be put in the paper bank!

If you can't make Saturdays please contact Alan Nunn (01473 780654) who may be able to arrange a different time with you.

The site is run by volunteers and to keep this going WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT

We would like to thank. Sackers Ltd (Claydon) for providing the skips and helping us with this venture, along with Whip Street Motors who collect the metal. 



Bottle Banks

The bottle bank in Shotley can be found in the Village Hall car park.

Further bottle banks can be found opposite the Red Lion in Chelmondiston and at the Recycling Centre on the Shotley Road.

We ask you to have consideration for the residents who live nearby when depositing your bottles.

The revenue brought in by the bottle bank in Shotley is used by the Shotley Village Hall Management Committee.

Other Recycling

Waste Paper

The nearest waste paper bank to Shotley can be found outside the Recycling Centre on the Shotley Road with a further one adjacent to the Primary School in Woodlands, Chelmondiston.
Please do NOT put cardboard or polystyrene into these banks.

Peninsula Recycling Centre, Chelmondiston


The Clothes and Shoe bank is situated outside the Recycling Centre on the Shotley Road..


The Book bank is also situated outside the Recycling Centre on the Shotley Road.


Updated July 2017