Otterspool Recycling Centre

Jericho Lane, Liverpool, L17 5AR

Liverpool Half Marathon on SUNDAY 17th MARCH 2024 - Restrictions to access at Otterspool Recycling Centre, Jericho Lane, Liverpool  

Access to and from Jericho Lane / Aigburth Road will be restricted between 9.00am - 12.00pm as runners pass from Sefton Park to Otterspool Park via the underpass and then across the top of Jericho Lane. The junction will be open as soon as the last runner passes into Otterspool Park. To avoid disruption:

  • Use Old Swan Recycling Centre, Cheadle Avenue, Old Swan, L13 3AF.
  • Access via the Riverside Drive approach, by proceeding along Aigburth Road, Park Road left into Parliament Street, left into Sefton Street.

The road closure at the junction of Aigburth Road and Jericho Lane will be reopened when the last runner passes or at approximately 12.00pm.

For more detailed information on the half marathon and road closures please go to:

Find out what waste and recycling you can dispose of, opening times and site rules. 

layout map for otterspool recycling centre showing locations of containers

 This site is operated by Veolia on behalf of Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority. 

Please be aware that if there are queuing vehicles towards closing time, site staff will notify any vehicles that may not be able to gain access and stop additional vehicles from joining the queue. The entrance gates may be closed prior to the site closing time in order to allow for any remaining vehicles to vacate the site before closure. 

You must book an appointment if you are using a van, whether hired or owned or for a trailer between 2m and 3m in length. 

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1st April - 30th September
8:00 - 20:00

1st October - 31st March
8:00 - 17:00

Open every day except
Christmas Day, Boxing Day
& New Year's Day

Bicycles (with/without trailer): Follow the same route as vehicles and follow the highway code. 

Pedestrians: Unfortunately there is no pedestrian access at this Recycling Centre.