Household Waste Recycling Centre Permits

If you wish to change your vehicle details, please email vantrailer.permits@oxfordshire.gov.uk with the following:

  • permit number
  • new vehicle make and model
  • new registration number

Householders who use a commercial-type vehicle (up to 3.5 tonnes gross/laden weight) or trailers with a bed length between 1.8m and 3m (6 and 10ft), to dispose of their household waste will need to apply for a free permit in order to enter a Household Waste Recycling Centre. Please note cars DO NOT require a permit.

Permit Scheme Notes

  • Unused permits will expire after 24 months.
  • Each permit will allow 12 individual visits in total per year. A householder can choose when to use the permits, i.e. all in one month or spread over the year.
  • The permit allows a maximum of 12 individual visits per year.
  • Visits will automatically be reset to 12 on permit anniversary date.
  • Permits will only be issued to Oxfordshire householders intending to deposit their own household waste at Oxfordshire's Household Waste Recycling Centres.
  • A household may hold only one permit at a time.
  • It is not permissible to apply for a permit for;
    • 2 or more commercial-type vehicles.
    • A commercial-type vehicle and a trailer.
    • Vehicles/trailers to be registered to 2 or more addresses.
  • Commercial-type vehicles pulling trailers of any size will not be allowed to enter the site.
  • The use of tipping mechanisms, lifts or ramps is not permitted on site.
  • Box and Luton vans are not allowed on the site.

For more information on how the scheme works please see the Frequently Asked Questions page.

Which type of permit would you like to apply for?

Commercial Type Vehicle

Commercial Type Vehicle

Trailer

Trailer