Thursday, 16 January 2014


There may now be charges for bulk collections and the green waste collection service but this is no excuse for fly tipping in the Oscott area.
No where in Oscott is more than Minute's away by car from the Holford drive Waste Disposal site which operates an excellent service.

Holford Drive

  • Address
    Holford Drive, Perry Barr,
    B42 2TU
  • Operating times
    November to end of February
    Mon to Fri:
    8am to 6pm,
    Saturday: 8am to 4.30pm,
    Sunday: 8am to 4.30pm
    (Except Christmas Day & Boxing Day)

    March to end of October
    Mon to Fri:
    8am to 8pm,
    Saturday: 8am to 4.30pm,
    Sunday: 8am to 4.30pm
  • Recycling facilities

    They are able to recycle/re-use the following items:
    Green garden waste, Cardboard, Paper, Glass, Metal, Wood and wood-based products (MDF, chipboard etc), Engine Oil, Car Batteries, Fridges & Freezers, Textiles, Shoes, TVs & CRT Monitors, Fluorescent tubes, Gas bottles, Soil, Hardcore & Rubble.
    Please do not put gas bottles (full or empty) into the metals skip.  Please use the special area provided for gas bottles.  If in doubt, please speak to the staff on site who can advise.

    If it helps keep costs down why not get together with neighbours or friends and pool a car trip to the site.

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