Waste Transfer Station

Before visiting the Waste Transfer Station, please check the current COVID-19 requirements.

Our waste and recycling facility takes many recyclables for free, but you have to pay to leave some items.

What you can and can't drop off

Accepted

Items Can be recycled Disposal fee
Automotive oil (limit of 20L per transaction) None
Batteries (household) None
Car batteries None
Car parts
Cardboard (limits apply - residential quantities only)  None
CDs, DVDs, VHS and Cassette Tapes and cases None
Metal chemical drums (empty) For non-residents and commercial only
Christmas Trees ('real')
Concrete/bricks No
Electronic materials (TVs, PCs etc) None
Furniture No
Garden waste
Light globes (CFLs, incandescent, downlights and fluoro tubes) None
Mattresses No
Mobile phones None
Paper (residential quantities only) None
Polystyrene No
Scrap metal For non-residents and commercial only
Textiles No
Tree stumps/branches (large)
Timber No
Whitegoods For non-residents and commercial only

Not accepted

Items What to do with items
Aerosol cans These can be recycled in your kerbside recycling bin
Asbestos Visit the Recycling Near You website
Car bodies Visit the Recycling Near You website
Drink containers These can be recycled in your kerbside recycling bin
Gas bottles Visit the Recycling Near You website
Household chemicals Household chemicals can be disposed of through Detox Your Home
Tyres Visit the Recycling Near You website
Paint Visit the Recycling Near You website or Detox Your Home

Disposal fees

Disposal fees

General rubbish Resident Non-resident/Commercial
Car boot load $27 $35
Station wagon $51 $64
Single axle trailer* $78 $104
Tandem trailer* $159 $180
Cubic metre $100 $125
Commercial rubbish per tonne $255 $254

* Load must be level or below the side of the trailer.  Cage trailers and heaped loads will be charged per cubic metre.

Green waste Resident Non-resident/Commercial
Car boot load $10 $16
Station wagon $17 $35
Single axle trailer* $27 $46
Tandem trailer* $53 $73
Cubic metre $32 $48

* Load must be level or below the side of the trailer.  Cage trailers and heaped loads will be charged per cubic metre.

Other Resident Non-resident or commercial
Dirt, bricks, concrete, building rubble - per tonne $255 $254
Mattress - per item

Please note: bed and base charged as two mattresses

$39 $48
Metal - per tonne Free $24

The fee depends on the size of the load.

If the load is either:

  • level
  • below the side of the vehicle (eg. level with the tray sides of a utility)

The fee is based on the vehicle size.

If the load:

  • goes above the sides of the vehicle, or
  • is a caged trailer

fee charged is per cubic metre. 

The weighbridge operator decides what the fee is.

How to pay

We only accept:

  • Visa, and
  • Mastercard.

We don't accept Amex, cash or cheques.

Location

43 Weir Street, Malvern 3144  View Map

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