Domestic recyclables

Domestic Recyclables

Free* recycling services of your household recyclables, including e-waste and polystyrene, are offered to Member and Participating Council residents.

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Domestic recyclables refers to any recyclable household item that can be placed in your yellow-lidded kerbside bin, as well as recyclables not suitable for kerbside collection (including hazardous waste). Accepted domestic recyclables include:

Please note:

  • *The WMRC only accepts domestic quantities of recyclables. If your household waste exceeds the limits outlined above, you may be charged a fee.
  • The WMRC cannot accept recyclables from businesses or commercial sources.  Visit Planet Ark’s Business Recycling website for commercial waste recycling and disposal options.
  • Mattresses and ensembles incur a fee.

Questions? Contact the West Metro Recycling Centre on 9384 2544 or the Recycling Hotline on 9384 6711.