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A-Z of waste disposal

This guide provides a list of agencies and recycling centres to help with safe disposal of waste items and correct recycling procedures.

Charges may apply for some items; we recommend you contact the facility to confirm any costs before taking your items.

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Mattresses

Council On Call Hard Waste Collections

  • Eligible residential households are entitled to a maximum of two collections per financial year. Maximum of 2m3 of acceptable items taken per booking.
  • Book first before putting items onto the nature strip by contacting council on 1300 88 22 33 or visiting one of Council’s Customer Service Centres.

Melbourne Mattress Recycling

  • Pick up service - call 0477 507 968

Coldstream Recycling & Waste Transfer Station

  • Leonard Road, Coldstream
  • Ph: 9739 1227

Eastern Recycling and Waste Transfer Station

  • 22 Palmerston Road, Ringwood
  • 8872 7877
  • Charges may apply

Eco Waste Tip and Recycle Centre

  • 199-201 Colchester Road, Kilsyth
  • 9723 3759
  • $27.50

Knox Transfer Station and Recycling Centre

  • 251 George Street, Wantirna South
  • Ph: 9887 4222
  • Charges may apply

Whitehorse Recycling and Waste Centre

  • Burwood Highway, Vermont South
  • Ph: 9262 6236
  • Charges may apply

Medicines

  • Drop of your unwanted medicines to your local pharmacy.

Microwave

Council On Call Hard Waste Collection

  • Eligible residential households are entitled to a maximum of two collections per financial year. Maximum of 2 cubic meters of acceptable items taken per booking.
  • To arrange collection book online now, phone 1300 88 22 33 visit one of Council’s Customer Service Centres.

Mirrors

(must be securely wrapped and labelled ‘glass’)

 

Council On Call Hard Waste Collection

  • Eligible residential households are entitled to a maximum of two collections per financial year. Maximum of 2 cubic meters of acceptable items taken per booking.
  • To arrange collection book online now, phone 1300 88 22 33 visit one of Council’s Customer Service Centres.

Mobile Phones

(including batteries)

Free drop off services are available through:

  • Most mobile phone shops
  • ANZ banks
  • Australia Post
  • Harvey Norman retail outlets
  • Maroondah Council Service Centres

MobileMuster

  • Free drop off service for mobile phones, chargers, batteries and internet dongles. There are a number of drop off locations throughout Maroondah. Visitthe Mobile Muster website for your closest location.

Motor Oil

Whitehorse Recycling & Waste Centre

  • Burwood Hwy, Vermont South
  • Ph: 9262 6236

*Domestic quantities only

Coldstream Recovery & Waste Transfer Station

  • Leonard Road, Coldstream
  • Ph: 9739 1227

*Domestic quantities only

Eastern Recycling & Waste Transfer Station

  • 22 Palmerston Road, Ringwood
  • Ph: 8872 7877

*Domestic quantities only

Montrose Transfer Station

  • 67 - 71 Canterbury Rd, Montrose
  • Ph:1800 001 444

*Max 20 litres

EcoWaste Tip & Recycle Centre

  • 199-201 Colchester Road, Kilsyth
  • Ph: 9723 3759

*Max 20 litres

Knox Transfer Station & Recycling Centre

  • 251 George Street, Wantirna South
  • Ph: 9887 4222

*Domestic quantities only

Montrose Transfer Station

  • 69-71 Canterbury Road, Montrose
  • Ph: 1800 001 444

This information is a general guide only, believed to be correct at the time of publication. Any corrections or additional information are welcome - email any feedback to Council’s Waste Services team.

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