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Fees and charges

Waste and resource recovery fees

Please note that loads greater than 4m3 cannot be accepted.

EFTPOS is available at all Resource Recovery Centres.


ServiceRate Payer* FeeNon-Rate Payer* Fee
Air conditioners$20.00$40.00
E-waste (TV, computer etc) - per unitno charge$10.00
Fridges and freezers - per unit$20.00$40.00

Garbage, green waste and comingled recyclables

ServiceRate Payer* FeeNon-Rate Payer* Fee
Garbage/general waste - per cubic metre$85.00$170.00
Green waste - per cubic metre$40.00$80.00

Landfill operations

Bricks and concrete (weighbridge)per tonne$97.00
Clean fill (weighbridge)per tonneno charge
Industrial waste (weighbridge)per tonne$270.00
Demolition/Construction waste (weighbridge)per tonne$280.00
Landfill account establishment feeunit$47.30
Landfill account holder replacement card feeunit$42.20
Municipal waste (weighbridge)unit$225.00

Mattresses and couches

ServiceRate Payer* FeeNon-Rate Payer* Fee
Mattress - Double/queen/king$35.00$70.00
Mattress - Single/king single$25.00$50.00
Couch - 2 or 3 seater$35.00$70.00
Couch - single seater$25.00$50.00


ServiceUnitRate Payer* FeeNon-Rate Payer* Fee
Car batteryper unitno chargeno charge
Cardboardper unitno chargeno charge
Co-mingled Recyclablesper unitno chargeno charge
Gas bottleper unitno chargeno charge
Fluorescent globesper unitno chargeno charge
Foamper unitno chargeno charge
Concrete and bricks (rubble) - maximum 1m3per cubic metre$75.00$150.00
Metal/steel - maximum 3m3per cubic metreno charge$10.00
Timber - non-treated - maximum 2m3per cubic metre$80.00$160.00

Motor oil

ServiceRate Payer* FeeNon-Rate Payer* Fee
Oil (Container Disposal) - 20 litres to 240 litres$13.00$26.00
Oil (Container Disposal) - up to 20 litres$1.00$2.00
Oil (Liquid Disposal) - maximum 20 litres - price per litreno charge$1.00

Special event bin hire

Special event bin hire - recycling binsper occasion$27.00
Special event bin hire - waste binsper occasion$32.00


ServiceRate Payer* FeeNon-Rate Payer* Fee
Larger tyres greater than 1 metre diameterNot acceptedNot accepted
Larger tyres (above 4WD up to 1 metre diameter)$87.00$175.00
Light truck tyre/4WD with rim$20.00$40.00
Light truck tyre/4WD without rim$15.00$30.00
Tyre (passenger) with rim$10.00$20.00
Tyre (passenger) without rim$5.00$10.00

More information

*Rate Payer Fee

Applies to all residents and rate payers. Make sure you bring your photo ID when you visit a Resource Recovery Centre. If you live elsewhere but own property in Mitchell Shire, please bring your photo ID and your current rate notice in the same name and address.

*Non-Rate Payer Fee

Applies to anyone that is not a resident or rate payer in Mitchell Shire. Includes Commercial.

This page was last updated on 1 July 2022.