Reuse and Recycle Centre (RRC)

Vans and large vehicles at the Reuse and Recycle Centre

Van and large vehicles at the Reuse and Recycle

From the 3 December 2018 the Household Reuse and Recycling Centre will operate a Van and Large Vehicles trial for 12 months to manage the household waste that is being taken to the site.

Under the trial a resident with a van or large vehicle is required to pre–register their visit to the site, residents get a maximum of 12 visits over a 12 month rolling period. Residents are required to pre-register before visiting the site.

Vehicles that are required to pre-register

  • Any large or small van (including hire vans)
  • Pick-up trucks
  • Mini buses with 10 seats or more
  • Any vehicle that has side panels instead of rear windows
  • Any vehicle where the seats have been permanently removed

If you are unsure if your vehicle is classed as a van or large vehicle please refer to the HMRC definition of Car derived vans and Combi Vans.

Register your visit

To visit you must be a Sutton resident and have completed the South London Waste Partnership Permit Request Form by 4pm (at least a day) prior to the intended day of visit (please complete this form if you intend to visit on/after 3 December 2018). You can register several days in advance if you prefer.

Please remember to bring your Identification Documents with you at time of visit.

Residents that have not completed the form or are unable to provide the appropriate ID will be refused entry to the site.

What to do

  1. Check the opening hours for van and large vehicles
  2. Complete the South London Waste Partnership HRRC Van and Large Vehicle Permit Request form
  3. Bag up items into groups so you're ready to use the different recycling sections at the centre
  4. Wear suitable clothing and footwear
  5. Check the RRC web cam to see if there's a queue
  6. Remember to bring your Identification Documents with you at time of visit
  7. Arrive at the Reuse and Recycling Centre gate where a member of staff will sign you in