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We have pulled together a series of frequently asked questions about household waste recycling sites - you might refer to these as the tip or dump.

Household Waste Recycling Centres are run by Cumbria County Council - for detailed and up-to-date information please use the following numbers: 

Household Waste Recycling Centre permit line 0845 0551118 

Frizington Household Waste Recycling Centre 01946 813613

Millom Household Waste Recycling Centre 01229 771447 (Currently offering limited services due to the site being flooded.)

Household Waste Recycling Centres - gives a brief overview of what they are.

Definition of a Household Waste Recycling Centre - more detailed explanation of what you can take to the sites. 

What and where can I recycle? - Details of how you can deal with various types of material

Opening hours of Frizington tip

Opening hours of Millom tip

Can I take a van load to the tip?

Do tips open on Bank Holidays?