The West Metro Recycling Centre offers a variety of free and paid recycling and disposal services.
Fees vary depending on your membership status, with Member and Participating Councils receiving free entry and added benefits.
Member & Participating Council Benefits:
- Free entry to the West Metro Recycling Centre
- Free drop off of a variety of items requiring specialist recycling
- Free mulch
- Competitive rates on paid services, including construction and demolition waste – see below.
Entry fees – non-Member Councils
From 1 July 2020, a $25 Entry Fee will be payable by non-Member Council residents each visit, whether using paid or ‘free’ services.* Fees for paid services are in the Non-member & Commercials table below. This fee is to assist with covering the cost of our community recycling and disposal services currently borne by our Member and Participating Councils and is in line with Entry Fees charged at other Local Government waste facilities. Click Resident Access Pass for more information.
If you have queries about this Entry Fee, please contact your Council.
*Entry fee doesn’t apply if you are only dropping off e-waste or Household Hazardous Waste.
2020/21 Fees & Charges
|Member Council Residents||Participating Council Residents||Non-Member Council Residents + Commercials|
|Entry fee (with proof of address)||FREE||FREE||$25.00 *|
|1m3 (~small ute tray)||$40.00||$50.00||$50.00|
|2m3 (~large ute tray)||$80.00||$95.00||$48.00|
|Per Tonne||$170.00 (min $40.00 per load)||$198.00 (min. $80.00 per load)||$88.00 (min. $45.00 per load)|
|1m3 (~small ute tray)||$20.00||$25.00||$25.00|
|2m3 (~large ute tray)||$40.00||$48.00||$48.00|
|Per Tonne||$38.50 (min. $20.00 per load)||$74.80 (min. $40.00 per load)||$88.00 (min. $40.00 per load)|
|Construction and Demolition Waste|
|Per Tonne||$66.00 (min. $35.00 per load)||$76.52 (min. $45.00 per load)||$90.00 (min. $45.00 per load)|
|Mattresses & Mattress bases (recycled)||$30.00 each||$40.00 each||$40.00 each|
|Degassing refrigerated appliances (recycled)||$15.00 each||$20.00 each||$20.00 each|
|Asbestos (per sheet, conditions apply)||$15.00||$20.00||$20.00|
|Tyres||From $3.50||From $3.50||From $3.50|
|Household Hazardous Waste||FREE||FREE||FREE|
|E-Waste (TVs and Computers only)||FREE||FREE||FREE|
|X-Rays, Scrap Metal, Smoke Detectors, Polystyrene||FREE||FREE||FREE (after entry fee paid)|
* Commercial businesses are not required to pay an entry fee.
The following fees apply if you are residents of the Towns of Claremont, Cottesloe, Mosman Park, Shire of Peppermint Grove and City of Subiaco:
The following fees apply if you are in the Town of Cambridge.
Questions? Email us or call the Recycling Hotline (08)9384 6711.