Other disposal options

Where to take the things we don't accept

Check the A-Z recycling guide to find out how to dispose of a specific item.

Some of things we do not accept include asbestos, bricks, building/renovation rubble such as concrete, stone and tiles, commercial waste, dirt or soil, empty gas bottles, paint, household and garden chemicals, fire extinguishers or fuel. One or more of the following centres will accept this waste.

Hanson Landfill

Bridge Inn Road, Wollert
9408 1299

Accepts at a charge:

  • Asbestos (small quantities) - strict precautions apply. Contact Council for further information 
  • Bricks
  • Building/renovation rubble such as concrete, stone and tiles 
  • Commercial quantities of waste (vehicles with more than 4.5 tonne capacity)
  • Dirt/soil

Visit Hanson's website for costs and more information.

Banyule Waste Recovery Centre

Corner Waterdale Road and Banksia Street, Bellfield
9490 4222

  • Empty gas bottles (charges apply)
  • Paint (no charge)

Bolinda Road Resource Recovery Centre

Bolinda Road, Campbellfield
9359 3813

  • Empty gas bottles (no charges)
  • Paint (no charge) 

Darebin Resource Recovery Centre

Kurnai Avenue (off Henty Street), Reservoir
9462 3455

  • Empty gas bottles (charges apply)
  • Paint (no charge)

Yarra Ranges Transfer Station

Corner Ingram Road and Leonard Road, Coldstream
9739 1227

  • Empty BBQ gas bottles (charges apply)
  • Paint (no charge)

'Detox Your Home'

 Mobile collections held in various locations throughout the year accept:

  • Chemicals - household, garden and garage (no charge)
  • Fire extinguishers (no charge)
  • Fuels (no charge)

View a full list of items.