Transfer Stations and Landfills

Transfer Station locations and operating hours

Transfer Stations are closed on Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Total Fire Ban days. 

 

ALEXANDRA RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTRE AND LANDFILL
Mt. Pleasant Rd, Alexandra

Monday: 10am - noon
Wednesday: 1pm - 4pm
Friday: 10am - noon
Saturday and Sunday: 10am - 4pm

 

MARYSVILLE RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTRE
Sunds Rd, Marysville

Monday: 1pm - 3pm
Wednesday: 10am - noon
Friday: 1pm - 3pm
Saturday: 9am - 4pm
Sunday: 10am - 4pm

 

EILDON RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTRE
Jerusalem Creek Rd, Eildon

Tuesday: 10am - 1pm
Thursday: noon - 3pm
Saturday: 9am - 4pm
Sunday: 10am - 4pm

 

YEA RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTRE
Ghin Ghin Rd, Yea

Tuesday: 10am - 4pm
Saturday: 9am - 4pm
Sunday: 9am - 3pm

 

KINGLAKE RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTRE
Watson's Rd, Kinglake West

Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Saturday: 9am - 4pm
Sunday: 10am - 4pm

 

What items can be taken to the Transfer Station

  • Acceptable items:
    • Household waste
    • Greenwaste
    • Steel
    • Car batteries
    • Waste motor oil
    • Building rubble
    • DrumMuster containers
    • Tyres
    • Cars
    • White goods i.e. washing machine, fridges (doors removed)
    • Recyclables
    • Hard waste i.e. mattresses, furniture etc
    • Agricultural plastics such as silage wrap

 

 

Transfer Station fees and charges

Resident Ratepayer ID Tag

Shire residents must show their current Resident/Ratepayer ID tag when visiting a Transfer Station to receive the reduced rate.

 

GENERAL WASTE:

Commercial / business waste - per m³
$97 - shire residents/ratepayers
$195 - NON shire residents/ratepayer
Note: a maximum of 1m3 of commercial waste will be accepted at Resource Recovery Centres, larger loads will be directed directly to the landfill.

Municipal / residential waste - per m³
$38 - shire residents/ratepayers
$71.50 - NON shire residents/ratepayers
For example: a 6x4 trailer or ute slightly mounded is often measured to be 1m³. A tandem trailer slightly mounded is often measured to be 2m³. 

Loose garbage bags
$5 per bag - shire residents/ratepayers
$10 per bag - NON shire residents/ratepayers
 

Compacted garbage (direct to landfill only) per m³
$95 - shire residents
$190 - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Plastic chemical containers (that are not eligible for DrumMuster)
$6 per container (under 20 litres) /  $8 per container (over 20 litres) - shire residents/ratepayers
$10 per container (under 20 litres) / $15 per container (over 20 litres) - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Televisions / Computers and computer hardware (accepted at Alexandra only)
FREE

Mattresses
$25 - single - shire residents
$30 - double - shire residents

$50 - any size - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Couches
$25 (one seater)  /  $35 (two/three seater) - shire residents/ratepayers
$50 (one seater)  /  $70 (two/three seater) - NON shire residents/ratepayers

 

GREEN WASTE:

Prunings / leaves / bark / grass clippings (per m³)
$13 - shire residents/ratepayers
$28 - NON shire residents/ratepayers
Natural timber > 25cm diameter (per m length) - additional $2 per metre length

No lengths of green waste / building timber over 2m in length will be accepted.

Mulch is free of charge on availability.

 

TYRES:

Note: Tyres on rims not accepted

Car tyre
$9 each - shire residents/ratepayers
$11 each - NON shire residents/ratepayers

4WD tyre
$12 each - shire residents/ratepayers
$16 each - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Motorcycle tyre
$4 each - shire residents/ratepayers
$7 each - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Light truck tyre
$12 each - shire residents
$16 each - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Truck tyre
$27 each - shire residents/ratepayers
$46 each - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Tractor tyre
$80 each - shire residents/ratepayers
$105 each - NON shire residents/ratepayers
 

Earthmover tyre
$165 each - shire residents/ratepayers
$187 each - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Dirty tyres - additional $4 per tyre

 

RECYCLABLES:

Commingled (mixed) recyclables (includes cardboard) - commercial (per m³)
$7 - shire residents/ratepayers
$7 - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Commingled (mixed) recyclables (includes cardboard) - residential (per m³)
FREE - shire residents/ratepayers
FREE - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Domestic gas bottle - small
$6 per bottle - shire residents/ratepayers
$10 per bottle - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Domestic gas bottle - medium
$8 per bottle - shire residents/ratepayers
$15 per bottle - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Domestic gas bottles - large
$13 per bottle - shire residents/ratepayers
$22 per bottle - NON shire residents/ratepayers

Scrap steel
FREE

White goods (except fridges and freezers) e.g.: washing machines
FREE

Fridges and freezers
$10 each

Car batteries
FREE

Waste motor oil per litre (maximum 20 litres)
FREE - shire residents/ratepayers
$1 per litre - NON shire residents/ratepayers

WASTE DIRECT TO LANDFILL:

Access to the landfill by appointment only for commercial customers. Residential access for large loads.

$164.00 per tonne - general waste, commercial or residential
$164.00 per tonne - asbestos cement sheet (direct to landfill) wrapped - max 10m per day, no commercial disposal
$50 - minimum gate fee
$30 - account card replacement fee

 

 

 

 

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