Hardcore (rubble, bricks, tiles, masonry, stone)

Find out how to reuse or recycle rubble.


Hardcore and rubble could be donated to a local community project or offered on  Freecycle or Freegle.


Charges may apply for disposing of hardcore, rubble and soil at any Suffolk Recycling Centre . Find details of the free limit for householders from 31 Dec 2023 here.

This includes: breeze blocks, bricks, ceramics (e.g. sinks/toilets), concrete, tiles, flagstones, gravel, sand, soil/turf and stones.

For large amounts you could also hire a skip, a skip bag, or dispose of the waste at a commercial waste transfer station (a charge may apply).