If you have leftover paint from your home you can use the drop-off point on-site to pass your leftover paint at three recycling centres in the Wigan borough area.

The paint you drop off is collected by Community RePaint Wirral, who pass on the usable paint onto the community, or remanufacture it into ReColour paint.

The following three recycling centres accept paint for reuse:


Please note, if you are not a member of this local authority you will not be eligible to access the site. a driving licence is required for proof of Wigan Borough residency. More details about recycling centre access and restrictions can be found here.

Unfortunately, as this scheme is run by the local authority they are unable to work with traders, retailers or manufacturers. If you are a trader, retailer, manufacturer or other business with leftover paint you can provide details here and we will look at other schemes in your area who will be able to work with you.

Opening hours (inc. Bank Holidays):

Summer – everyday, 8am to 7:45pm (from last Sunday in March)

Winter – everyday, 9am to 5:45pm (from last Sunday in October)

Site closed: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) and CCTV is in place across all sites to monitor vehicle visits.

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