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:

2016/2017 Dates

 Day  2016 Dates
 Saturday  June 25, 2016
 Saturday  August 13, 2016
 Saturday  September 24, 2016
 Saturday  November 12, 2016
 Saturday  January 14, 2017
 Saturday February 11, 2017 
 Saturday  March 11, 2017
 Saturday  April 8, 2017
 Saturday May 13, 2017 
 Saturday June 10, 2017 

 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.