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Recycling of Christmas Trees 2019





January 2019


Mayo County Council has made arrangements for the recycling of Christmas Trees after the Christmas season.

Any person who wishes to avail of this free service is invited to deposit their real Christmas tree at any of the following locations before Saturday, 26th January, 2019.


Achill                          Beside the Bottle Banks at Keel.

Ballina                        Reception area at Rathroeen Landfill Site, Killala Road, Ballina

                                    (Contact  (096) 75959 for opening times)

Ballinrobe                  Mayo County Council Area Office Depot, Kilmaine Road, Ballinrobe.


Ballyhaunis                Beside Bottle Banks in the Car Park, Ballyhaunis.


Belmullet                    Civic Office Car Park, Church Road, Belmullet.


Castlebar                    Municipal District Depot at Moneen – Use Rear Entrance.


Turlough                    Horkans Garden Centre.


Claremorris               Car Park at Area Office, Kilcolman Road, Claremorris.


Louisburgh                Car Park, Chapel Street, Louisburgh.


Newport                     Recycling Centre at Derrinumera Landfill Site.

                                    (Contact (098) 41632 for opening times)


Swinford                    Mayo County Council Pound, Kilkelly Road, Swinford.


Westport                    Council Depot, Ballinrobe Road, Westport.

                                    (8.00am – 4.30pm)


Please ensure all decorations are removed from trees prior to recycling.



Please note that the above locations are the only drop-off points provided by Mayo County Council for Christmas Trees.    Trees deposited at any other public locations will be treated as litter and Litter Pollution Fines will apply.


For further information, please contact the Environment, Climate Change and Agriculture Section of Mayo County Council – (094) 9024444.    E-mail .



Bin Your Litter, Recycle Your Waste, Keep Mayo a Magical Place





Posted: 02/01/2019
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