Recycling

Recycling Centre
Upland Road, West Mersea, CO5 8DX.

This recycling centre is managed by Veolia Environmental Services on behalf of Essex County Council.
Email: wastemanagement@essex.gov.uk
Tel: 0345 603 7625
Website: recycleforessex 

Recycling - Bags and Boxes
For more details on recycling see the Colchester Borough Council website.
Email: recycle@colchester.gov.uk
Tel: 01206 282700
Website: colchester.gov.uk

Free Garden Waste Sack Process
Letter from Colchester Borough Council explaining the process for obtaining free Garden Waste Sacks: GardenWasteBags 

To apply for an assisted collection please complete online form: assistedcollection 

To apply for an exemption if you feel that 3 black bags a fortnight is inadequate
please complete online form: exemption 

To report a missed collection please complete online form: reportamissedcollection

To download a recycling calendar: calendar 
Recycling calendar for Mersea residents only: MerseaRecyclingCalendar 

Changes to Recycling Centres with effect from 31st October 2016
For more details see press release from Essex County Council - recyclingcentrepressrelease

Recycle for Essex
Click on the link for more details - recycleforessex

The following items are available from West Mersea Town Council Office
Dog poop bags: 100 bags for £1.30
Food waste caddy bags: 26 bags for £1.00
Garden Bags: Free with a valid voucher obtained from Colchester Borough Council
Green Recycling Box: Free
Food Caddy (small and large): Free
Clear Recycling Bags: Free
We do not sell black bags.