Disposing of commercial waste
Commercial waste is any waste that comes from a commercial activity or a business premises. We offer an affordable, flexible commercial waste collection service for businesses in Plymouth, or you can take it to Chelson Meadow for a fee.
Disposal charges for Commercial Waste
All charges are plus VAT and some items have a minimum charge.
|Waste type||Rate per tonne/item||Minimum charge|
|Bonded asbestos (must be pre-booked)||£440 (+ £15 hazardous charge)||£110 (1/4 tonne)|
|Fridges (domestic units only)||£21 each||No minimum charge|
|Garden waste||£52||£13 (1/4 tonne)|
|Mixed waste||£140||£35 (1/4 tonne)|
|Plasterboard (excludes silver foil backed and must be free from contamination)||£114||£29 (1/4 tonne)|
|Soil or hardcore||£26||£7 (1/4 tonne)|
|Televisions||£11 each||No minimum charge|
|Wood (including timber, chipboard, hardboard, MDF)||£64||£16 (1/4 tonne)|
You can pay on site with cash, credit or debit card or cheque. Account facilities are available (£25 minimum charge for invoices).
Chelson Meadow commercial opening hours
- Monday to Thursday: 8am to 4pm
- Friday: 8am to 3.30pm
- Saturday: 8am to 12 noon
- Sunday and bank holidays: Closed
We have a maximum vehicle weight limit of 3.5 tonnes (a 'transit' sized vehicle or similar) at the recycling centre.