Recyclable goods drop-off days

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Did you know that 3,134.2 tons of junk/hard waste went to landfill last year? An audit of this material showed that 75 per cent was classed as recyclable.

As part of our commitment to being both sustainable and environmentally conscious, the City hosts Recyclable Goods Drop Off Days(PDF, 114KB) throughout the year for City of Swan residents at Jack Williamson Oval from 8am to 1pm.

The drop off days are listed in the table below:

2017/2018 Dates

 Day Dates
 Saturday July 29, 2017
 Saturday  September 16, 2017
 Saturday  October 14, 2017
 Saturday November 18, 2017
 Saturday January 13, 2018 
 Saturday  February 17, 2018
 Saturday  April 7, 2018
 Saturday  May 12, 2018
 Saturday  June 16, 2018

 Items accepted at the drop off days include:

  • Metals - dismantled trampolines/swings, corrugated iron/tin sheeting, air condition units, hot water systems, car body parts, bikes, BBQ's, bed frames, empty paint cans
  • Wood - Any untreated timber - off cuts (no longer than 1.5m), crates, pallets (this is shredded at the EMRC Hazelmere Facility for use as particle board , poultry bedding, etc). No cabinets or furniture is accepted.
  • Plastic - children's toys, plastic furniture, pots, bins, crates, etc
  • TV/Computers - TV's, black boxes, computers, monitors, key boards, speakers, stereo equipment, printers, scanners, photocopiers, DVD players, Video Players, X-boxes  consoles, laptops, mobile phones, camera equipment, etc
  • White Goods - Fridges, freezers, stoves, microwaves, dish washers, washing machines, bar fridges , toasters, kettles, bar grillers
  • Mattresses -  futons, inner spring and foam single, double, queen, king,
  • Cardboard - any size card board boxes, paper
  • Batteries - any dry cell battery from energizers to nickel cadmium batteries, any wet cell battery from motor cycle to tractor/truck batteries
  • CFLs & Fluorescent Tubes
  • Green Waste

Please note: You will need to bring ID and proof of your address on the day as this service is limited to City of Swan residents only.