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Civic Amenity Centre

Service Name Civic Amenity Centre
Opening Hours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8.00 a.m. — 4.00 p.m. Wednesday 11.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m. Saturdays 8.00 a.m. — 12.45 p.m. Sundays, Bank Holidays Closed
Cost of Service

Domestic Customers may dispose of the following recyclable materials for a fee of €2.00. 

Aluminium Drink Cans *
Glass Bottles *
Clean Plastic Bottles (e.g. PET (plastic mineral bottles) *
HDPE (shampoo bottles) *
Milk botttles (plastic only) *
Tetrapaks *
Cardboard (Boxes should be flattened)
Newspapers and Magazines
Scrap Metal
Waste Engine Oil
Food Cans *

* These materials should be rinsed to help deter odour and flies.

Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE) is accepted free of charge.

Batteries and Flourescent Tubes are also free of charge.

Charges apply for the following:

  • Refuse
  • Timber (Boxes, Pallets, etc. – all bolts, hinges and glass should be removed).
  • Green Waste (Grass, Leaves, Trees, Topsoil, Builders Rubble, etc.).


  • 1 x standard refuse bag of Domestic Waste: €5
  • 1 to 4 standard refuse bags of Green Waste: €5

 Car Load €20

People Carriers, Estate Cars & SUV €30

Small Vans with Domestic Waste ONLY (maximum unladen weight 1.5 tonnes) €40

Small Low Sided Single Axle Car Trailer Attached To Car: €40

Small Low-Sided Double Axle Trailer Attached To Car: €70

Contact Officer Staff Officer
Directorate Environment
Address 231/238 City Hall, Cork.
Phone Number 021 4924726 / 021 4924533
Fax Number 021 4924426
Email Address environment@corkcity.ie

Further information on the Civic Amenity Centre is available here.

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