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Hard Waste Acceptable Items

If you are unsure if an item is acceptable (no charge), chargeable or not acceptable phone 1300 367 700.

Acceptable hard waste

Metal products

For example: tyre rims, piping, sheets of iron, car panels, old tools, bath tubs, empty drums/cans, bed frames, sinks/troughs, scrap metal, bike frames, clothes lines, taps, pots and pans, cutlery, lawn mowers, brushcutters, BBQ’s, screen doors, flues, guttering, steel fencing and gates, trampolines, swing sets, aluminium and steel ladders, hot water services, roller doors, aluminium windows and shower screens (glass removed), bull bars, filing cabinets.


For example: couches, mattresses, tables, chairs, exercise equipment , bed side tables, tall boys, rugs, mats, cork tiles, TV cabinets, coffee tables (glass removed), dining tables, outdoor furniture, computer desks, curtains, blinds and fittings, luggage, toys, floating floors, vinyl, carpets and underlay ( Max 30 cm diameter X 1.5 m long), cane furniture, lamps.

Household appliances

For example: computers, televisions, fridges, freezers, washing machines, driers, stoves, ovens, ceiling fans, light fittings, photocopiers, printers, heaters, air conditioners, kettles, irons, microwave ovens, video recorders, DVD players, game consoles, toasters, vacuum cleaners, dishwashers, clothing, laser-light roofing, blankets and sheets.

Other waste items

Plastic storage containers, plant pots and tubs, plastic buckets, eskies, baby furniture, tarps, shade cloth, mops and brooms, baskets, plastic Christmas trees, garden hose and cardboard.

Timber products

Fence palings, timber off cuts (max 2m), windows (glass removed), doors (fittings removed), pallets.

Chargeable hard waste

Includes: tyres, mirrors, windscreens, broken windows, excavated material, building rubble, general waste such as from building renovation or demolition, plaster and tiles on backings, general kitchen waste, wheelie bin waste, silage wrap, netting and twine, incinerator waste and ash, windows with glass.

Non-acceptable hard waste

Includes: whole car bodies, fuels, chemicals, hazardous waste, inflammable material, asbestos, fibreglass insulation, industrial waste, concrete, paint, oil, engines, gas bottles, batteries, dead animals, grass clippings, weeds and green waste.

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