The Council of the Isles of Scilly provides a range of household and commercial waste collection and disposal services.

We also supply recycling facilities and offer advice and information on how to dispose of bulky or hazardous waste responsibly.

For further help and advice, contact our Infrastructure team by phone on 01720 424316 or email infrastructure@scilly.gov.uk

Porthmellon Waste Site Opening Times:

NOTICE OF CLOSURE. Due to essential waste processing activities, the waste site will be closed to customers on the following days: Tuesday 30 August and Wednesday 31 August

Household Waste

  • Tuesday 13:00 - 16:45
  • Thursday 13:00 - 16:45

Commercial Waste

  • Monday 13:00 - 16:45
  • Wednesday 13:00 - 16:45
  • Friday 13:00 - 15:45

*Please note that due to the major redevelopment project taking place on site in 2016 it is likely that site closures will be issued at late notice. Whilst the Council endeavours to keep this page as updated as possible, it is advisable to call 01720 424000 before making a visit to ensure it is open for the waste you intend to dispose of.