The selection of downloads here include government documents, Recolight guides and Recolight information.

Recolight service guides for Lighting Producers and Collection Points

The Recolight commitment to the Circular Economy & sustainability

Join the WEEE Scheme that sets the standard  For Lighting Producers

Recolight – the best solution for WEEE and lighting  All about Recolight compliance and recycling

Recolight free lamp recycling services – For Collection Points

How we recycle

Recolight guides for Collection Points

Recolight waste lamp collection guide – England and Wales

Recolight waste lamp collection guide – Scotland

Recolight waste lamp collection guide – Northern Ireland

Recolight guidance for handling and storing waste sodium lamps

Recolight guidance for handling and storing xenon lamps

Recolight guidance for handling and storing waste batteries

Recolight containers

Recolight containers for lamps batteries luminaires and electricals

RB19 Assembly instructions

Recolight guidance for correct use of RB19 waste lamp container

The WEEE Regulations

Household luminaires and WEEE open scope – A Definitive Guide for Lighting Published by Recolight 2018

WEEE regulations 2013

EC Directive

WEEE directive recast 2012

Environmental Offences Guidelines for England & Wales

Scope of electrical & electronic equipment (EEE) covered by the UK WEEE Regulations  Issued by the EA Oct 2018

Recolight Policy

Modern Slavery Act

Privacy Policy

Service Level Agreement for Collection Points


Here you will find links to :

  • Lighting and WEEE Associations
  • Government Departments,
  • Lighting, electrical wholesale, recycling & waste management sites.

LightingEurope is an industry association representing leading European lighting manufacturers and national lighting associations. They are committed to innovation, sustainability, quality and leadership. They contribute to shape policy, establish industry standards & guidelines and are dedicated to promoting efficient lighting practices for the benefit of the global environment, human comfort, and the health and safety of consumers.

LightingEurope are an associate member of EucoLight; providing valuable help in making the Circular Economy a reality for lighting

lighting industry association member

The Lighting Industry Association‘s mission is to strengthen the industry and promote the benefits of good quality lighting by representing all aspects of UK, EU and international legislation and standards at the highest level whilst protecting the interests of both the public and members. The LIA is the largest trade association in Europe dedicated to serving the UK Lighting Industry and its supply chain.

Institute of Lighting Professionals

The Institution of Lighting Professionals unites the skills of engineering, design and technology in order to deliver quality lighting for the built environment and achieve public benefit.

In setting and establishing standards for good practice, the Institution seeks to ensure that its members attain and develop the professional knowledge, education and skills to meet necessary competencies, and to enhance their careers.

Working on exterior and interior projects, in public spaces, workplace, leisure, retail and residential applications, members of the Institution of Lighting Professionals deliver excellence in light and lighting, a quality which is recognised by both private and public sectors.

LUX-TSI is a European independent testing, certification and consultancy services company focusing on LEDs and optical equipment in the lighting, medical and consumer electronic products industries. The testing laboratories are accredited with UKAS (ILAC), UL and BSI as well as operate quality management systems conforming to ISO/IEC 17025.

Government Departments


Environment Agency for England

Northern Ireland Environment Agency

Natural Resources Wales

Scottish Environment Protection Agency

Government resources for Businesses – helping you to protect your business reputation, save money and avoid prosecution:

   Business Link for England and Wales

   Business Gateway for Scotland

   Business Info for Northern Ireland