Managing waste wisely

Accepted items

The West Metro Recycling Centre is your first stop to safely dispose of items that don’t belong in your kerbside landfill or recycling bin.

Residents of Member Councils and Participating Councils can drop off domestic quantities (<20kg / 20L) of the following items for FREE. Non-member Councils residents are subject to a $25 entry fee.

  • Aluminium & Steel Cans – clean and empty
  • Quality Clothing
  • Cardboard – flattened
  • E-Waste – TVs, computers, mobile phones, electronics and accessories
  • Household Hazardous Waste – including aerosols, batteries – car and household, CFL globes and tubes, fire-extinguishers, flares, gas bottles, household chemicals, motor oil, paint, scrap metal and smoke detectors.
  • Glass bottles and jars – clean and empty
  • Paper – not shredded
  • Plastic bottles and containers – clean and empty (lids off)
  • Plastic plant pots
  • Polystyrene – bulk
  • Sporting goods – as a drop-off point for Fair Game, we accept clean, quality used sporting equipment for kids in need.
  • Stationery -as a drop-off point for Give Write, we accept new / near new stationery items for schools, families and kids in need.
  • X-rays

The Recycling Centre accepts the following items for a fee:


Member Councils: Town of CottesloeTown of Claremont, Town of Mosman ParkShire of Peppermint Grove and City of Subiaco.

Participating Councils: Town of Cambridge