• Limerick City and County Council

During the month of January household Christmas trees can be brought FREE OF CHARGE* to any of the Recycling Centres in: Mungret, Kilmallock, Newcastle West & Gortadroma.

Standard charges apply. See www.limerickrecyclingcentres.ie for details.

Christmas Opening hours for Limerick recycling centres in: (Mungret, Kilmallock & Newcastlewest)

  • Tuesday December 19th – Mungret and Kilmallock open as normal
  • Wednesday December 20th – Mungret and NCW open as normal
  • Thursday December 21st  – Mungret open as normal
  • Friday December 22nd  – Mungret open as normal
  • Saturday December 23rd  – All sites open as normal
  • Sunday December 24th to Tuesday December 26th inclusive – All sites closed
  • Wednesday December 27th – Mungret and NCW open as normal
  • Thursday December 28th – Mungret open as normal
  • Friday December 29th – Mungret open as normal
  • Saturday December 30th – All Sites open as normal
  • Sunday December 31st  – Closed as normal
  • Monday January 1st – Closed as normal

Christmas Opening hours for Gortadroma recycling centre: Gortadroma, Ballyhahill, Co. Limerick, Telephone: 069 82339

  • This site is open Tuesday – Thursday, only 9am – 3pm except for: Tuesday 26th, Wednesday 27th & Thursday 28th December 2017.

There will be 3 additional 1 day collection points for Christmas Trees from 9.30am – 3pm:

  • Friday, 6th January – Our Lady Of Lourdes, Childers Road 
  • Friday 12th January – Watch House Cross Complex
  • Saturday 13th January – Musgrave’s Car Park, Park Road

*Limit of one tree per person

Christmas Trees will be shredded for use as bark mulch