Where real Christmas trees can be recycled in Thanet

Real Christmas trees can be disposed of at the Household Waste Recycling Centres in Margate or Sandwich.

They are not being collected  by Thanet council binmen as part of the regular waste/recycling service.

The Margate centre is in Manston Road.

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 8am – 4.30pm
Sunday and bank holidays: 9am – 4pm


2 metres (6 foot 6 inches)

Waste cannot be carried on to the site by foot

The Sandwich tip is on Ramsgate Road. Opening hours and barrier are the same as Margate