News & Events

  1. Christmas Trading Hours

    Monday 10th of December 2018

    The Western Metropolitan Regional Council wishes you and your family a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

    For details of our Christmas Trading Hours for both the Administration Office and West Metro Recycling Centre please click here

  2. Employment Vacancy - Project Officer

    Thursday 6th of December 2018

    Project Officer 

    Join the WMRC team, this contract role, initially 6 months, is focussed on planning and execution of WMRC business development projects. More information here

  3. Survey from Painted Dog Research

    Thursday 29th of November 2018

    You may have received a letter referring to an online survey we are currently conducting on residents' understanding of what to do with waste.  This is a legitimate survey. Painted Dog are working with us to help us evaluate our waste education activities with a view to future improvement.  Any questions contact  anya@paintedd

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  4. Subiaco Free E-Waste Drop Off Day

    Tuesday 6th of November 2018

    Put e-waste in the right place.

    The City of Subiaco and Western Metropolitan Regional Council are holding an e-waste collection day to ensure your e-waste is disposed of correctly.

    Items that WILL be accepted

    • Computers
    • Laptops
    • Televisions
    • Printers
    • Mobile Phones
    • Fax machines
    • Photocopiers

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  5. Join WMRC for National Recycling Week!

    Wednesday 17th of October 2018

    Join WMRC for National Recycling Week! We can take you to the coal face of recycling in WA, explain the impacts of China’s recycling restrictions, teach you how to recycle organics at home, answer all your burning recycling questions and basically help you get your R’s into gear – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Our series of events wi

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  6. Recycling Rules Have Changed

    Monday 15th of October 2018

    Recycling Rules have changed? Why? 

    For all councils in the Perth Metropolitan Area, there have been changes regarding what can and can’t be recycled in your yellow lid bin. These changes are part of an effort to reduce contamination and make recycling easier for everyone. We have a range of resources including poster an

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  7. Supreme Court Ruling

    Thursday 9th of August 2018

    The WMRC has issued a Media Release regarding the ruling from the Supreme Court handed down on the 8th August 2018. 

    Please click here to view it. 

  8. Disability Access & Inclusion Plan

    Tuesday 10th of July 2018

    The WMRC's Disability Access and Inclusion Plan can be found here

    Stefan Frodsham
    Chief Executive Officer


  9. Change of Meeting Date

    Thursday 5th of July 2018

    The public is advised that the Ordinary Council Meeting scheduled for Thursday 2 August 2018 will now be held on Thursday 9 August 2018 commencing at 5.30pm at the City of Subiaco.

    Stefan Frodsham
    Chief Executive Officer


  10. Recycling Matters!

    Monday 2nd of July 2018

    In WA our recycling centres are willing and able to take your recyclables. Not sure what goes into your yellow-lidded kerbside recycling bin? View the Recycling Matters Fact Sheet and find out what can and can’t go into your kerbside recycling bin.  If in doubt, put it in your general waste bin (red or dark green lid)

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