Longue Hougue is Guernsey's main Waste Recycling Facility which is open only to domestic users. Domestic Items are accepted here free of charge and then subsequently recycled.
What can I take to Longue Hougue
You can take the following items to Longue Hougue:
- Bicycles (push-bikes only);
- Metal Furniture;
- Scrap Metal (Ferrous and non Ferrous);
- Fridge / Freezers;
- Brown/ White Goods (kitchen appliances);
- Electrical equipment;
- Electrical cable;
- Car Batteries;
- Household Batteries;
- Wood Furniture;
- Wooden Doors;
- Low Energy Light Bulbs;
- Concrete Blocks;
- Paving Slabs;
- Flower Pots;
- Gas Cylinders;
- Fire Extinguishers;
- Nails, Screws and Bolts;
- Hand Tools;
- Oil Containers (empty);
- CDs and DVDs;
- Videos Cassettes and Records;
- Print Cartridges.
What can't be taken to Longue Hougue?
The following items cannot be taken to Longue Hougue:
- Welding Gas Cylinders;
- General Black Bag Rubbish;
- Soft Furnishings;
- Green Waste;
- Asbestos waste;
- Chemical Waste.
When can I visit Longue Hougue?
The Longue Hougue opening hours are:
Winter (1st Nov - 31st Mar): Mon-Fri : 07.30am - 4.00pm
Sat, Sun and Bank Holidays: 08.00am - 1.00pm
Summer (1st Apr - 31st Oct): Mon-Fri: 07.30am - 4.00pm
Sat, Sun and Bank Holidays*: 08.00am - 5.00pm
*CLOSED 9th May (Liberation Day); Christmas Day; Boxing Day and New Year's Day.