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03rd Jan 2017

Here’s How To (Easily) Dispose Of Your Christmas Tree In Dublin

Alana Laverty

Are you sick and tired of looking at your Christmas tree as it gets more miserable by the day in the corner of your sitting room?

Well luckily for you county councils around Dublin have arrangements for all of us to dispose of our Christmas trees at various recycling drop-off points around the city and county. 

Here’s where you can recycle your tree with Dublin City Council:

  •  Oscar Traynor Road, Coolock, Collins Avenue, Dublin 11
  • Collins Avenue, Dublin 9 (opposite DCU entrance)
  •  Windmill Road, Crumlin, Dublin 12
  • Gulistan Terrace, Rathmines, Dublin 6
  • Grangegorman, Upper Grangegorman Road, Dublin 7

All open between 12 and 4 on Sunday 8, 15 and 22 of January. 

South Dublin County Council have 21 recycling locations open until Friday, January 13: 


  1. Beechpark open space

  2. Sarsfield Park open space

  3. Haydens Lane Car Park in Griffeen Valley Park

  4. Foxborough open space


  1. Glenaulin Park

  2. Woodfarm Acres


  1. Corkagh Park (St Johns Road car park)

  2. Corkagh Park (Green Isle car park at Caravan Park entrance)

  3. Collinstown Park

  4. Quarryvale Park

  5. Foxdene open space

  6. Grand Canal open space (junction of Bawnogue and Lockview roads)


  1. Raheen open space (opposite Raheen Shopping Centre)

  2. Seán Walsh Park – Storage area (behind Old Bawn Community College) near Parks Depot off Whitestown Way.


  1. Tymon Park – Limekiln car park

  2. Tymon Park – Tymon North Road car park

Old Bawn

  1. Church car park (beside shopping centre)


  1. Car park at Cherryfield (off the link road between Firhouse Road and Spawell Roundabout)

  2. Car park at Dodder Valley Park, Firhouse Road opposite Woodlawn Estate


  1. Rathfarnham Castle Park – car park


  1. Parks Depot on Mill Lane

Other locations open until January 22: 

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Farewell Christmas tree. See you next year. 

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