Part of the national Community Repaint Scheme (

This scheme is run by Forest Recycling Project, a local social enterprise and charity. Unused paint is donated by businesses and individuals, checked for quality and sold at a reasonable price.

Paint can be dropped off at the waste and recycling centres at Gateway Road and South Access Road.

Small quantities of paint can be bought at:

Forest Recycling Project
7 The Sidings
Hainault Road
E11 1HD
Tel: 020 8539 9076

The Paint Place (FRP)
2c Bakers Avenue
E17 9AW
Tel: 020 8539 3856

For community projects, larger quantities of 'Recolour' paint can be ordered and delivered.

For further details see