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Colchester Shrub End Recycling Centre for Household Waste

Maldon Road, Shrub End, Colchester, Essex, CO3 4RN

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Introduction

  • Related linkhttp://www.recycleforessex.com/our-waste-strategy/changes/.

Opening Times (Summer - 1st March - 15th October)

  • Monday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Thursday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Friday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Saturday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Sunday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Comments View
    • The site closes at 16.00 between 16th October and end of Feb.
    • The site closes at 13.00 on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve and is closed; Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town.
  • This venue is situated in Colchester.
  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is Colchester Town.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Pedestrian Exit)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located off Shrub End.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
    • There are no doors at this entrance.
    • The width of the door opening is 120cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located at the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service(s).
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • Comments View
    • Access to the waste disposal skip is via 10 medium steps with handrails on both sides.
    • Reasonable assistance from a member of staff is available on request.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Comments View
    • Children are welcome, although must either stay in their vehicle or be closely monitored by an adult.