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Can it be recycled?

Electronic games and toys

Yes - Electrical or electronic toys and games can be recycled at your local recycling centre.

Can it be recycled: near your postcode?

Did you know?

It's easy to check if a toy or game is recyclable.  Simple ask the following questions:

  • Does it have a plug?
  • Does it use batteries?
  • Does it need charging?
  • Does it have a picture of a crossed out wheelie bin on it?

If you answer yes to any of these, it can be recycled.  You can check where your nearest recycling centre is by using the above postcode locator.

What else can I do?

If it is in good working condition you could sell it or donate it to charity for resale.

Top Tip 

Retain the safety information from the packaging and keep in a safe place with the instructions for use.   This is useful information for anyone buying a second hand toy.