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Coronavirus: Information and advice

You can purchase loose grit salt (subject to availability).

Opening times

  • Monday to Thursday: 9.30am - 3pm
  • Friday: 9.30am - 11am


Purchased grit salt is for private use only (e.g. on your own drive way or path).

Residents must collect grit from the Moorhey Street Depot, OL4 1JF, there is no delivery service.

Prices (collected)

  • 1 tonne loose grit salt: £65.29 exc VAT., £78.35 inc VAT

Payments can be made by cheque (payable to Oldham MBC) or cash on collection.


Business can collect grit from the depot or have it delivered (for a standard fee of £49.97 ex VAT).

You must provide a purchase order number, then you can pay by invoice or cheque.

Cheques are payable to Oldham MBC.

Prices (delivered)

Deliveries are to the Oldham area only.

Loose grit salt (by the tonne)

  • £65.29 exc VAT., £78.35 inc VAT
  • Plus standard delivery fee: £49.97 exc VAT, £59.96 inc VAT
  • Minimum order: 1 tonne
  • Maximum order: 3 tonnes