Fees & Charges

The following fees and charges are for the disposal of waste at the JFR (Jim) McGeough Resource Recovery Facility.

All listed prices include GST and landfill levy.

General Waste

Unit

1/7/2015 – 30/6/2016

Car or Boot Load (seats up)

$30.00

Small trailer (6x4 i.e. 1.8m x 1.2m) or smaller

$70.00

Sand and rubble: Small trailer (6x4 i.e. 1.8m x 1.2m) or smaller

$160.00

Large trailer (>6x4 i.e.: > 1.8m x 1.2m) 

$115.00

Tonne (to landfill)

$198.00

Minimum charge

$70.00

Greenwaste

Unit

1/7/2015 – 30/6/2016

Car or Boot Load (seats up)

$18.00

Small trailer (6x4 i.e. 1.8m x 1.2m) or smaller

$40.00

Large trailer (>6x4 i.e.: > 1.8m x 1.2m) 

charged at the per tonne rate

Tonne (to landfill)

$90.75

Minimum charge

$40.00

Council adopts the following assumed payloads when the weighbridge is inactive:

  • 1.2 tonnes per wheel on the truck for compacted waste.
  • 0.2 tonnes per wheel on the truck for uncompacted waste.

The classification of waste and the final charge is at the sole discretion of the weighbridge attendant.

Tyres

Unit

1/7/2015 – 30/6/2016

Car, LT & 4x4 (off rim)

$7.00

Car, LT & 4x4 (on rim)

$12.00

Trucks (off rim)

$18.00

Trucks (on rim)

$30.00

Super single

$25.00

Tractor / grader

$100.00

Other sizes

P.O.A

Other Waste

Unit

1/7/2015 – 30/6/2016

LPG Bottles (max 3)

No charge for gas bottle disposal for member Council residents

$12.00 each

Mattresses & Ensembles*

$18 each 

Asbestos (see note)

$14.00/sheet

*Mattresses & ensembles are recycled.


 

ASBESTOS NOTE:

1. Asbestos must be presented by the customer in the following form:

  • Asbestos sheets must be wetted down before being wrapped.
  • Securely wrapped in polyethylene (black plastic) with no asbestos exposed or able to escape.
  • No more than 1 sheet of asbestos in each bundle.
  • No more than three sheets of asbestos per customer.
  • Packaged so that it can be lifted by the customer. Customers should be prepared to do their own unloading.

2. Asbestos not meeting any of the above requirements will be refused entry, and the following actions taken:

  • A photograph taken of the vehicle (including registration) and asbestos.
  • The customer encouraged to return as soon as possible with the asbestos appropriately presented. 

3. Customers will be required to unload the asbestos by hand onto a pallet or into a skip bin under the supervision of Transfer Station staff, taking care not to damage anything being delivered or already on the pallet or in the skip bin. Customers should be prepared to do their own unloading.


The JFR (Jim) McGeough Resource Recovery Facility offers a number of free recycling services for member Council residents. See ‘Recycling Services’ for a full list of recycling services.


► Account / Credit Application Form

2010/11 2011/12
Per Car or Boot Load $20.00  
Per 6x4 Trailer $45.00  
Per Tonne $154.00  

Greenwaste