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Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) manages waste and recycling services for all local authorities in Somerset, including a network of recycling centres and community recycling sites throughout the county, and kerbside collections of recycling and refuse.

Somerset Waste Partnership website

The information on the SWP website includes details of:

  • Recycling centres and community recycling sites, materials accepted, opening hours
  • Kerbside collections, including materials collected and changes due to bank holidays
  • Missed collections and new containers
  • Asbestos and Plaster disposal - payment
  • Van and trailer permits
  • Assisted collections 
  • Clinical waste collections  
  • Bulky waste collections  
  • Garden waste collections 
  • Hazardous waste disposal, including asbestos
  • Furniture and appliances reuse
  • Business waste 
  • How to fight fly-tipping



Contact: Somerset Waste Partnership
Address: Monmouth House, Blackbrook Park Avenue, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 2PX
Phone: 0300 123 2224 
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm, Saturday and Sunday closed.

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