Household waste and recycling centres (tips/dumps)

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.

Current Opening Hours

From Monday 26 April

Monday to Friday

8am - 7.30pm

Saturday to Sunday

9am - 6.30pm
During busy periods or if you arrive near to closing time, you may be asked to leave and return the next day.

East Dunbartonshire residents using private cars can use the site to dispose of household and garden waste during normal operational opening hours.  This includes estate cars, 4x4 vehicles (except pick up trucks), people carriers and camper vans unless modified to carry goods.

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

Max 2 people in car, from same household. 
Must bring ID (photo drivers licence or utility bill with EDC address)

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

* To ease queues, normal restrictions on vans are being suspended. Non- commercial vans and trailers can currently access from opening until an hour before the site closes until further notice.  Checks will continue to take place to ensure no trade vans access.  (During busy periods or if you arrive near to closing time, you may be asked to leave and return the next day.)

The types of vehicles and trailers shown below will only be allowed to dispose of waste during the allocated times at the household waste and recycling centre at Mavis Valley, Balmuildy Road, Bishopbriggs

East Dunbartonshire Council wish to thank residents for their co-operation and compliance with the new allocated hours for vans and trailers.