Recycling Centres

The Planning and Environment Services Department of Limerick City and County Council operates four recycling centres throughout the city and county.

Christmas Tree Recycling information for Householders

During the month of January household Christmas trees can be brought free of charge to any of the three Recycling Centres; Mungret, Kilmallock & Newcastle West Civic Amenity Centres.

There are also 3 additional one-day collection points for Christmas Trees, 9.30am - 3pm

  • Saturday 5th January - Watch House Cross Complex (near recycling banks), Moyross
  • Friday 11th January - Our Lady of Lourdes Community Centre, near Childers Road
  • Saturday 12th  January - Musgraves Market Centre Car Park, Park Road

Christmas Trees will be shredded for use as bark mulch.

Recycling Centre Opening Hours

Mungret Civic Amenity Centre
Phone: +353 61 305 720

Tuesday - Saturday @ 10am - 5pm

Kilmallock Civic Amenity Centre
Phone: +353 63 98836

Tuesday and Saturday @ 10am - 5pm

Newcastle West Civic Amenity Centre
Phone: +353 69 78610

Wednesday and Saturday @ 10am - 5pm

Park Road Mini Recycling Centre
Phone: +353 61 556000

Monday - Thursday @ 8am - 4.30pm
Friday @ 8am - 3.30pm

Please Note: Park Rd Recycling Centre opening hours have changed: 

Monday - Thursday @ 8am - 4.30pm
Friday @ 8am - 3.30pm

For further information including a list of materials accepted at the recycling centres please visit

Recycling facilities and household waste disposal facilities are also available at Gortadroma Landfill site in Shanagolden, County Limerick. Click here.

This service is provided by

Planning and Environmental Services Department

Phone +353 61 556000
Limerick City and County Council, Dooradoyle, Limerick V94 XF67