Commercial Recycling & Waste Management Services

About our service

At Oxford Direct Services, we operate a full waste and recycling service six days a week (including evenings), and use only local recycling and waste disposal locations.

We provide a truly local service, which in turn helps to reduce CO2 emissions within the city, and we can also help you improve your own green credentials. Our Recycling Excellence Certificate for customers who recycle food waste is a great way to demonstrate your commitment to sustainability, which can improve relations with customers, stakeholders and the public alike. Our main recycling & waste management services include:

Junk Waste Collection
Event Waste Collection
Legal Obligation for Waste Removal
Bin Washing Service
General Waste Collection
Commercial Recycling

Why choose us?

There are a number of reasons why it makes sense to entrust your recycling to Oxford Direct Services:  

  • Our flexible collection services are available six days a week
  • We offer evening collection throughout the City Centre
  • All waste collected is diverted from landfill  

As we are truly local, we can respond to your needs quickly and efficiently, offering a competitively priced and high quality service every time.  

Oxford Direct Services works within Section 46 of The Environmental Protection Act 1990 and Controlled Waste Regulations 1992, providing you with peace of mind. As your chosen licensed commercial waste carrier, we will inform you of any changes in legislation to ensure your legal compliance. When it comes to our tailor-made service, all accounts are billed quarterly in advance, and we offer highly competitive prices on all our services.

Sectors we service

We service a number of local businesses in Oxford, including:

  • Universities and Colleges
  • Charities
  • Letting Agents  
  • Care Homes
  • Hospitals
  • Food & Drink establishments
  • Shops
  • Retail parks

Additional information

Commercial Waste May 2019 Bank Holiday Collections

Monday 27 May:

Customers with Monday Only Collections

  • Collections will take place on Tuesday 28/05/2019

Customers with 2 Collections or more per Week (Including Monday)

  • Collections will take place on your next scheduled collection day with all additional waste collected free of charge.   

From Tuesday 28 May to Saturday 1 June customers' collections will take place as normal.


Whether you need help with general waste collection or specialist disposal and recycling of items such as glass or mixed waste from an event, our team is here to help. To find out more about our commercial recycling service and waste management services, contact us today.


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See What Our Customers Say

I have found the whole service to be top class! Communication with their department has been excellent. Solutions to our difficulties were found and acted upon swiftly.

Adrian Clark, Balliol College

We have been using Oxford Direct Services for many years and have been very impressed with the efforts they have been making to provide a more sustainable waste management solution for our business. The service we receive is really second to none.

Andrew Lund-Yates, The Oxford Centre