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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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Nappies

Council kerbside collection

  • Place in garbage bin, emptied weekly.

Needles

Council drop off

  • Council offers local residents a free disposal service for used hypodermic needles and syringes. These items are designated as biologically hazardous and require safe disposal.
  • To use this service, simply call 1300 88 22 33 and ask for a 'Sharps' container. When the container has been filled with used syringes and needles, bring it back for replacement.

Newspapers

Council kerbside collection

  • Place in recycle bin, emptied every fortnight.

 

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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