Household waste and recycling centres (tips/dumps)

Please Note:  As a result of measures to manage the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) Mavis Valley Recycling Centre will be closed from Tuesday 24 March until further notice.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding at this difficult time.

Mavis Valley, Balmuildy Road, Bishopbriggs G64 3QQ is the Council’s Recycling Centre (rubbish dump) and residents can recycle household waste here.  It is for East Dunbartonshire residents and you may be asked for proof of address and photographic identification when you visit.  Commercial waste is not accepted.

Opening Hours 

Open daily except for Christmas Day (25 December), Boxing Day (26 December), 1 and 2 January. Opening times vary between summer and winter.

Please note that we will only accept a maximum of four tyres from a domestic vehicle.

Hours for cars only:


Monday to Friday

8am to 5pm

Saturday and Sunday

9am to 4.30pm

There are different times for non-trade vans and cars with trailers:




Monday to Friday

8am to 10am

3pm to 4.30pm

Saturday and Sunday

9am to 11am

2pm to 4pm

Bring recycling sites

There are also recycling points throughout the area (with bottle banks, paper banks, can banks etc) for you to take your recycling to.  Visit our Bring sites page to find your nearest site.