Recycle your Christmas Trees
Find your local authority below for details on recycling real Christmas trees in your area. All decorations, lights and any other embellishments must be removed prior to recycling:
For residents that have subscribed to East Devon’s garden waste collection service, you can recycle your real Christmas tree in your green waste bin (no branches thicker than 100mm).
Real Christmas trees can be disposed of at your local Recycling Centres: Exton Road Recycling Centre and Pinbrook Road Recycling Centre. Please do not leave Christmas trees beside recycling banks.
Alternatively, Exeter City Council are supporting Hospiscare’s tree collection scheme.
Real Christmas trees can be taken to the Recycling Centre at Brunel Road (Newton Abbot).
Real Christmas trees can be disposed of at your local Recycling Centres: Punchbowl (Crediton) and Ashley (Tiverton).
For residents that have subscribed to Mid Devon’s garden waste collection service, you can place real Christmas trees in or next to the wheelie bin. Mid Devon District Council also sell garden waste sacks and residents can dispose of a real Christmas tree this way (please tie a bag to the Christmas tree).
Real Christmas trees can be taken to the Recycling Centres at Ivybridge, Torr Quarry (Kingsbridge) and Totnes.
Real Christmas trees can be taken to your local Recycling Centres: Bideford, Deep Moor (Torrington) or Anvil Corner (Holsworthy).
Real Christmas trees can be taken to your local Recycling Centres: Crowndale (Tavistock) or Okehampton.
SWISCo will be collecting Christmas trees on Saturday 8 January (9am – 2pm) and Saturday 15 January (9am – 2pm) at Brixham College, Ranscombe Road, Brixham and Town Hall Car Park, Torquay.
Alternatively, you can book an appointment to dispose of your real Christmas tree at your local Recycling Centre.