Source sorting and recycling

Recycling centres

The recycling centres in Kungsbacka are open seven days a week. The opening hours vary between the three different centres.

There are three manned recycling centres:

  • Klovsten
  • Åsa
  • Barnamossen

In order to be able to drop off waste here, you must have your recycling card tied to your refuse collection subscription with you. The maximum vehicle size for visits to the recycling centres are cars with trailers, or pick-ups.

In Kungsbacka, every villa gets 15 free visits per calendar year and every apartment gets seven. The units of tenant owner associations and cooperatively owned properties with shared garbage containers get seven free visits.

Opening hours

Klovsten
Next to Säröleden, 800 metres west of Kungsbacka centrum.

Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Åsa
Located in Kläppa Industrial Zone on Åsa Stationsväg 300 metres east of the roundabout at the northern entrance to Åsa.

Monday-Friday 2-7 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Barnamossen
From Kungsbacka centrum, drive towards Höglanda either via Tölöleden and then Höglandavägen, or Hällingsjövägen and then Höglandavägen. Exit at Älvsåkers Byväg. After 700 metres, turn right to Barnamossevägen.

Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Closed on the following holidays

The recycling centres are closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Epiphany, Long Friday, Easter's Eve, Easter Day, First of May, Ascension Day, Midsummer's Eve and Midsummer's Day. Unless otherwise stated on the website, they are open all other days of the year.

Number of free visits

You must have your recycling card with you to open the gate and come in. In Kungsbacka, every villa gets 15 free visits per calendar year and every apartment gets seven. The units of tenant owner associations and cooperatively owned properties with shared garbage containers get seven free visits. The maximum vehicle size for all visits are cars with trailers, or pick-ups.

Recycling stations

There are some 30 unmanned recycling stations throughout Kungsbacka. Here, you can drop off old newspapers, recycled paper, empty bottles, packages made of glass, plastic, metal and paperboard.

You can also drop off small batteries in red battery boxes.

The recycling stations are located here:

  • Anneberg, kiosk
  • Björkris, Ica Maxi
  • Fjärås, Sätilavägen
  • Fjärås bygdegård
  • Fjärås centrum
  • Frillesås, Vallersviksvägen
  • Gällinge-krysset
  • Hammerö, Britta Lenas gata/Östen Johanssons gata
  • Hedeskolan, bus turning point
  • Hede, Willys Cash
  • Hjälm, Hällingsjövägen
  • Hålabäck, Blomstergatan/Syréngatan
  • Hålabäck, Forsvägen/Violgatan
  • Inlag, Coop Forum
  • Inner city, carpark Aranäs city district
  • Inner city, Sjöallén, carpark
  • Kullaviks centrum
  • Kullavik, Snipen
  • Onsala, Gottskär, Klaraplan
  • Onsala, Iseråsskolan
  • Onsala, Kuttervägen
  • Onsala, Skällaredsvägen
  • Onsala, Vickavägen
  • Särö, Hemköp
  • Tingbergsvallen, Borgmästaregatan
  • Vallda, Furulidsvägen, school
  • Vallda Heberg
  • Vallda, sports hall
  • Varla, OK petrol station
  • Åsa, sports ground
  • Älvsåkersgården

Full containers

If the containers are not emptied, you can call and notify the Package and newspaper collection unit (FTI) by phone: 0200-88 03 11. You can also go into FTI's website and provide your opinion.

Waste that is not packaging

Bulky waste and hazardous waste should be left at the recycling centres in Klovsten, Åsa and Barnamossen.