Transfer Station Access

Please note: No commercial waste can be accepted at Household Waste Recycling Centres at Lower Polmaise, Callander or Balfron.

Transfer Station and Weighbridge

The weighbridge (providing access to the transfer station) is open from 07:30 Monday through Friday all year round.  Last entry is 15:45 for a 16:15 closing.  Please note, the weighbridge and transfer station are closed daily from 12:30 to 13:00.

Please note commercial customers must set up an account at the weighbridge by sending a letter to Waste Services requesting a weighbridge account and enclosing a copy of a valid Waste Carriers Licence (issued by SEPA/EA) before using this service. Information regarding Waste Carriers Licences can be found on SEPA's website.

Tip Permit

Small amounts of commercial waste can be disposed of at Lower Polmaise by purchasing a Tip Permit from Stirling Council's Customer First Office, Port Street, Stirling.
Each permit entitles the holder to dispose of up to half a tonne of waste.

For details on the charges for Tip Permits for commercial customers please see our Waste Charges pages.


Disposal of asbestos is strictly legislated under the Special Waste Regulations 1996.  Do not attempt to move such wastes until you have taken advice. Call SEPA on (01786) 452595 or Stirling Council on 01786 404040