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A to Z of waste disposal

For a list of local transfer stations and landfills please refer to the list of transfer stations and landfills in Kingston.

To donate, sell or give away items please refer to: Ziilch, OZrecycle, Streetbank, Gumtree or find your nearest Op Shop

For more information on recycling and disposal locations near you, visit Planet Ark's Recycling Near You website.

Below are providers offering recycling and disposal services in the area. Charges may apply, its recommended to contact the facility to confirm costs prior to dropping off the item(s). Council no way endorses any of the service providers listed nor have we audited or can provide assurance about their recycling practices.


Aerosol cans

Place empty cans in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Air Conditioner

Book a hard waste collection click here for more information.

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc  
Phone: 9580 4842 
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm 
Fees may apply

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm
Fees may apply 

Frankston Regional Recycling Recovery Centre
20 Harold Road
Skye
Phone: 1300 322 322
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm 
Fees may apply 

For a list of local landfills and transfer stations please refer to the link at the top of this page 



Aluminium cans

Place empty cans in your yellow lidded recycling bin.

Highett Metal
283-295 Boundary Road
Mordialloc  VIC  3195
Phone: 9587 7080
Mon - Fri 8am-4:30pm
Click here for website 



Aluminium foil

Scrunch foil into a ball and place in the yellow lidded recycling bin.



Aluminium trays

Place empty trays in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Asbestos

For information on the correct and safest way to dispose of asbestos visit www.asbestos.vic.gov.au 



Bag ties

Place in your red lidded garbage bin



Band aids

Place in your red lidded garbage bin 



Baskets

Drop off at your local OpShop
Find your nearest OpShop:  



Batteries (car)

Battery Specialities
240 Boundary Road, Braeside
Phone: 9587 2101
Mon-Fri 8.30am-5pm
admin@batteryspecialties.com.au
Motor vehicle, household and industrial batteries accepted - any amount, no charge 

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
No fees apply
Drop-off only
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm

Highett Metal
283-295 Boundary Road
Mordialloc  VIC  3195
Phone: 9587 7080
Mon - Fri 8am-4:30pm
Pay money for scrap
Click here for website

Imlachs Self Service
1602 Centre Road, Springvale
Phone: 9547 7377
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm; Sat-Sun 9am-4pm
Car batteries and engine oil
No charges apply
Domestic quantities only (up to 20 litres of oil)
Oil must be presented in a sealed container (empty container must be taken away by customer)

Super Cheap Auto Mentone
25 Nepean Highway, Mentone
Phone: 9585 0399
Mon-Thur 8.30am-5.30pm; Fri 8.30am-8pm; Sat-Sun 8.30am-5pm
No charges for drop off
Domestic quantities only 

The Battery Base
33 Swanston Street, Mentone
Phone: 8585 4585
Email: darren@thebatterybase.com.au 
No charges for drop off
Domestic quantities only 

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply



Batteries (household)

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre

144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
No fees apply
Drop-off only
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm

All Aldi Supermarkets offer a free battery collection and recycling service.

ALDI - Carrum

516-520 Station Street
Fees do not apply
Drop off only 

ALDI - Carrum Downs
493 Frankston- Dandenong Road
Fees do not apply
Drop off only  

ALDI - Cheltenham
280-282 Bay Road
Fees do not apply
Drop off only 

ALDI - Mentone
29/27 Nepean Hwy
Fees do not apply
Drop off only

ALDI - Moorabbin Airport
288 Centre Dandenong Road
Fees do not apply
Drop off only 

ALDI - Mordialloc
542 Main Street
Fees do not apply
Drop off only

ALDI - Springvale South
23/792-806 Heatherton Road
Fees do not apply
Drop off only 

ALDI - Westfield Southland
1239 Nepean Highway
Fees do not apply
Drop off only

Battery World - Mentone 
27-29 Nepean Highway
Fees do not apply
Drop off only

Battery World - Dandenong
25 Frankston-Dandenong Road
Fees do not apply
Drop off only 

Battery World - Frankston
138 Beach Street
Fees do not apply
Drop off only  

Harvey Norman
699 Warrigal Road -near corner of Waverley Road
Chadstone, 3148, VIC
Phone: 9567 6666
Fees may apply



Bicycles

Donate your Bicycles to Bicycles for Humanity by dropping your bike off at 
Bicycle Super Store
30 Nepean Highway, Mentone 
Phone: 9583 7700

To dispose of your bicycle drop it off at your nearest transfer station (locations are found at the top of this page).



Bottles (glass, plastic, metal)

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin. Squeeze air out of plastic bottle, and replace lid.  



Boxes (cardboard)

Flatten and place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.  



Branches

Place in your green lidded garden waste bin.

Book a free tree pruning collection 



Building Rubble

Refer to BusinessRecycling to look up your nearest disposal location.

Big Waste Removal
Phone: 8362 3042
Collection Only
Big Waste Removal - builder's rubbish removal

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply



Cans (steel, aluminium)

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Cars

Aporschapart Dismantlers
5-7 Spray Avenue, Mordialloc
Phone: 9587 5260
Mon-Fri 8.30am-5.30am
Buy old cars, pick up service

Car Take Back (online car buyers)
Sell your car for recycling - free collection service
Phone: 1800 678 175
View website 

IMLACHs Self Serve Auto Parts
160 Centre Road, Springvale
Phone: 8571 7377
Removal of vehicles and tyres, charges may apply
View website 

Mordialloc Auto Salvage
252 Lower Dandenong Road, Mordialloc
Phone: 9580 6099
Buy old cars, pick up service



Cardboard

Flatten and place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc  
Phone: 9580 4842 
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm 

Visy Recycling
708 Princess Hwy, Springvale
Mon-Sat 6am-2pm; Sun 8am-2pm
Free drop off service

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply



Carbon paper

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin. 



Carbon fiber

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin.  



Carpet / Carpet underlay

Eligible residential households are entitled to a free hard waste collection during September - October each year. In addition to this, a hard waste collection can be booked throughout the year for only $55, click here to book or to find out more information about council's hard waste service. Please note a maximum of 2 rolls, no longer then 1.5m will be accepted. 



Cartridges (printer / toner)

Printer cartridges can be recycled through the "Cartridges for Planet Ark" scheme at the following outlets:
• Australia Post
• Dick Smith Electronics
• Harvey Norman
• Officeworks



Cellophane

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin.  



Ceramics

CERAMICS

If broken place in your red lidded rubbish bin. 

To donate, sell or give away your unwanted items please refer to the following websites: ZiilchOZrecycleStreetbankGumtree or find your nearest Op Shop.  



Cereal box liners (soft plastic)

Drop off at your nearest REDcycle bin for recycling.   



Cereal boxes

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.  



CDs / DVDs

Drop off at your local OpShop
Find your nearest OpShop:  

Sims E-Recycling  
61 Nantilla Road, Clayton 
www.simsrecycling.com

Gram Destruction  
www.gramdestruction.com.au

Terracycle Media Storage Recycling Program  purchase a small box  



Chemicals

Detox Your Home - Permanent drop off sites
Permanent drop-off sites 



Chip packets (soft plastic)

Drop off at your nearest REDcycle bin for recycling.   



Cigarette butts

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin.   

TerraCycle Recycling Program -  purchase a box to recycle your cigarettes by clicking here 



Cleaning rags

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin.



Cling wrap (soft)

Drop off at your nearest REDcycle bin for recycling.



Clothing

If damaged place in your red lidded rubbish bin. 

To donate, sell or give away clean items please refer to the following websites: ZiilchOZrecycleStreetbankGumtree or find your nearest Op Shop.   



Coffee pods

Nespresso Coffee Capsule Recycling Program -  find your nearest drop off point by clicking here
                                                                               -  purchase a Australia Post recycling satchel by clicking here

Dolce Gusto Coffee Capsule Recycling Program -  find your nearest drop off point by clicking here 

Terracycle Coffee Pod Recycling Program  purchase a small box 



Computers and accessories

A Tech Recyclers - E waste Recycling
Factory 10, 288/286 Wickham Road
Moorabbin 
Phone: 0402 651 980
Bulk collection service for the following items: laptops, computers, tablets, printers, faxes, electronic items
No Fees apply. 
Click here for website

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre (Computers and televisions)

144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
No fees apply
Drop-off only
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm

B2C Community IT Recyclers - Moorabbin (IT Equipment) 
13/136 Cochranes  Road, Moorabbin
Phone: 9005 0101
Drop-off and pick up available
Open Mondays, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays 10am - 3.30pm

Harvey Norman - Moorabbin (Televisions)
420 South Road
Phone: 9269 3400
No fees apply
Drop-off only

Officeworks- Highett (Computers)
1123 Nepean Hwy, Highett
Phone: 9556 6700
No fees apply
Drop-off only    

Toxfree E-Cycle Division (Computers and televisions)
7 Mills Road, Dandenong
No fees apply
Drop-off only

1800Recycle
150 Northern Road, Heidleberg Heights
Phone: 1800RECYCLE  (1800 732 925)
Bulk collection service available, fees may apply
Click here for website



Corks

Chooktopia
Free drop off
1195 Westernport Highway
Langwarrin, Vic 3910
Click here for website



Concrete

Refer to BusinessRecycling to look up your nearest disposal location.

Big Waste Removal
Phone: 8362 3042
Collection Only

Big Waste Removal - builder's rubbish removal 



Cooking oil

Oil Master Recycling
Phone: 9931 1014

Cookers Oil Recycling
Phone: 1300 882 299 or 0403 042 738
www.cookers.com.au 



Cotton wool buds

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin. 



Cups and saucers

Drop off at your local OpShop
Find your nearest OpShop:  

If broken place in your red lidded rubbish bin.



Curtains

Drop off at your local OpShop
Find your nearest OpShop:  

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin.



Cutlery (metal)

Drop off at your local OpShop
Find your nearest OpShop

If broken place in your red lidded rubbish bin. 



Cutlery (plastic)

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Detergent bottles (plastic)

Place all hard plastic in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Dog faeces

Wrap in plastic bag, place in your red lidded rubbish bin.



Drums (empty)

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc  
Phone: 9580 4842 
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm 
Fees may apply

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm
Fees may apply 

Clarinda Transfer Station 
67 Carroll Road
Clarinda
Phone: 9579 4955
Mon-Fri 7:30am-4pm, Sat 7am-4pm
Fees may apply 

Frankston Regional Recycling Recovery Centre
20 Harold Road
Skye
Phone: 1300 322 322
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm 
Fees may apply 



E-waste (electrical appliances)

Anything with a cord or a battery is defined as e-waste.

Eligible residential households are entitled to a free hard waste collection during September - October each year.
In addition to this, a hard waste collection can be booked throughout the year for only $55, click here to book or to find out more information about council's hard waste service.

In good working order: Drop off at your local OpShop, find your nearest OpShop:  

1800Recycle
150 Northern Road
Heidleberg Heights
Phone: 1800RECYCLE  (1800 732 925)
Bulk collection service available, fees may apply
Click here for website

A Tech Recyclers - E waste Recycling
Factory 10, 288/286 Wickham Road
Moorabbin 
Phone: 0402 651 980
Bulk collection service for the following items: laptops, computers, tablets, printers, faxes, electronic items
No Fees apply. 
Click here for website

B2C Community IT Recyclers - Moorabbin (IT Equipment) 
13/136 Cochranes  Road, Moorabbin
Phone: 9005 0101
Drop-off and pick up available
Open Mondays, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays 10am - 3.30pm  

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm
Fees may apply 

Clarinda Transfer Station 
67 Carroll Road
Clarinda
Phone: 9579 4955
Mon-Fri 7:30am-4pm, Sat 7am-4pm
Fees may apply 

Frankston Regional Recycling Recovery Centre
20 Harold Road
Skye
Phone: 1300 322 322
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm 
Fees may apply.

Harvey Norman - Moorabbin (Televisions)
420 South Road
Phone: 9269 3400
No fees apply
Drop-off only 

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc  
Phone: 9580 4842 
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm 
Fees may apply.

Officeworks- Highett (Computers)
1123 Nepean Hwy, Highett
Phone: 9556 6700
No fees apply
Drop-off only.

Toxfree E-Cycle Division (Computers and televisions)
7 Mills Road, Dandenong
No fees apply
Drop-off only

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply



Engine oil

Oilstore
142 Herald Street, Cheltenham
Phone: 9555 7510
Mon-Fri 8am-5pm; Sat 9am-12pm
Free drop off
No commercial quantities
Have to take containers home once emptied

Imlachs Self Service
1602 Centre Road, Springvale
Phone: 9547 7377
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm; Sat-Sun 9am-4pm
Car batteries and engine oil
No charges apply
Domestic quantities only (up to 20 litres of oil)
Oil must be presented in a sealed container (empty container must be taken away by customer)



Fire Extinguisher (empty)

Sims Metal
45 Wells Road
Seaford VIC 3198
Phone: 03 9786 1661



Fire Extinguisher (full)

Fire Equipment Service
8 Wigan Road
Bayswater VIC 3153
Phone: 03 9762 6999
$10 drop off charge.  

Detox Your Home - Permanent drop off sites
Permanent drop-off sites



Flowers

Place in your green lidded garden waste bin or compost bin/ worm farm.



Fluorescent light globes

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
No fees apply
Drop-off only
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm

Click here to see a list of Sustainability Victoria permanent drop-off sites.

For a list of local landfills and transfer stations please refer to the link at the top of this page 



Foam (polystyrene) boxes / meat trays 

Visit Planet Ark's Recycling Near You website.

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin.



Foam underlay

 Place in your red lidded rubbish bin.

Eligible residential households are entitled to a free hard waste collection during September - October each year. In addition to this, a hard waste collection can be booked throughout the year for only $55, click here to book or to find out more information about council's hard waste service.



Foil (aluminium)

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Food waste

Place in your red lidded garbage bin, OR Compost bin/ Worm farm



Fridge

The Brotherhood of St Laurence
Donate your broken or unwanted fridge to the Brotherhood of St Laurence
Book a collection online at Brotherhood of St Laurence website   

Eligible residential households are entitled to a free hard waste collection during September - October each year. In addition to this, a hard waste collection can be booked throughout the year for only $55, click here to book or to find out more information about council's hard waste service.

See 'scrap metal'



Furniture

To donate, sell or give away your unwanted items please refer to the following websites: ZiilchOZrecycleStreetbankGumtree or find your nearest Op Shop.  

Eligible residential households are entitled to a free hard waste collection during September - October each year. In addition to this, a hard waste collection can be booked throughout the year for only $55, click here to book or to find out more information about council's hard waste service.

visit Planet Ark's Recycling Near You website.



Gas cylinders and bottles

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
No fees apply
Drop-off only.  Cylinders must be empty.
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply



Glasses (eye / reading / prescription / sun glasses)

Mentone Optical
18 Como Parade West 
Mentone VIC 3194
Phone: 9583 4522
Accepts: contact lenses and glasses 
Click here for website

One Sight
Drop off your unwanted reading glasses and sunglasses, either broken or intact to any OPSM, Laubman & Pank, Budget Eyewear, Bright Eyes and Sunglass Hut stores across Australia. Your glasses are then distributed worldwide to charities helping developing communities. To find out further information visit OneSight.

find your nearest Op Shop.  

Visit Planet Ark's Recycling Near You website.



Green (Garden waste) 

Cleanaway Clayton Transfer Station
Fraser Road & Osborne Avenue, Clayton
Phone: 9551 2351
Mon to Fri 7am-4.30pm, Sat 7am-4pm, Sun 8am-2pm
Charges apply, doesn't accept tree stumps or 'soft green waste' i.e. lawn clippings or small tree prunings.  Does accept large tree branches.

Bayside Transfer Station 
144 Talinga Road, Cheltenham 
Phone: 9585 4385 
Mon-Sun 8am - 4pm
Charges apply, only accepts garden prunings, twigs, leaves, grass clippings.  Does not accept tree stumps or large tree branches.

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc  
Phone: 9580 4842 
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm
Charges apply, only accepts garden prunings, twigs, leaves, grass clippings.  Does not accept tree stumps or large tree branches. 

Frankston Regional Recycling and Recovery Centre
20 Harold Road, Skye 
(off Ballarto  Road, opposite the Skye Recreation Reserve)
Phone: 1300 322 322 
7 days a week, 8am - 4pm
Charges apply per cubic metre

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply



Household chemicals 

For full list of Household Chemical Collection sites visit: www.sustainability.vic.gov.au



Ice-cream container / lids

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Jars / lids (glass, metal, plastic)

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Juice cartons

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Kitty litter

Wrap in plastic bag, place in your red lidded rubbish bin.



Light globes / tubes

For full list of Household Chemical Collection sites visit: www.sustainability.vic.gov.au



Magazines

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Mattresses

Book a Council on call hard waste collection click here 

Melbourne Mattress Recycling
7 days a week 8am-8pm
Pick up only
Charge: $35 first piece, second piece: $30, each piece thereafter: $25 (within standard service area)
Available for bulk collections

1800Recycle
150 Northern Road, Heidleberg Heights
Phone: 1800RECYCLE  (1800 732 925)
Bulk collection service available, fees may apply 
Click here for website 



Medicines

Residents can return out-of-date and unwanted medicines to any pharmacy in their local area



Metal / scrap 

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road, Cheltenham
Phone: 03 9585 4385
No fees apply
Drop-off only
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm 

Cleanaway Clayton Transfer Station
Fraser Road & Osborne Avenue, Clayton
Phone: 9551 2351
Mon to Fri 7am-4.30pm, Sat 7am-4pm, Sun 8am-2pm

Highett Metal Pty Ltd
283-295 Boundary Road, Mordialloc
Phone: 9587 7080
Mon to Fri 8.00am – 4.30pm
http://www.highettmetal.com.au/
Drop off only for domestic materials
Accept all scrap metals (may pay money)  including car batteries, whitegoods, aluminium, steel
Do not accept microwaves, TV's, computers

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc  
Phone: 9580 4842 
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm 

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply

For a list of local landfills and transfer stations please refer to the link at the top of this page 



Milk cartons / bottles

Place in your yellow lidded recycling bin.



Mobile phones

Mobile Muster collection boxes can be found at the following locations:

Officeworks Highett - 1123 Nepean Hwy

Parkdale Library - 94/96 Parkers Road, Parkdale

Kingston City Council Offices - 1230 Nepean Hwy, Cheltenham

1800Recycle
150 Northern Road, Heidleberg Heights
Phone: 1800RECYCLE  (1800 732 925)
Bulk collection service available, fees may apply 
Click here for website 



Motor oil

Ask your local mechanic or refer to BusinessRecyclingRecycling Near You to look up your nearest disposal location.

Imlachs Self Service Auto Parts 
1602 Centre Road, Springvale
Phone: 9547 7377
Open 7 Days, M-F 8.30am-5pm, Sat- Sun 9am-4pm
click here for website 

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc 
Phone: 9580 4842
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm
Fees may apply

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm
Fees may apply 

Clarinda Transfer Station 
67 Carroll Road
Clarinda
Phone: 9579 4955
Mon-Fri 7:30am-4pm, Sat 7am-4pm
Fees may apply 

Frankston Regional Recycling Recovery Centre
20 Harold Road
Skye
Phone: 1300 322 322
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm 
Fees may apply 



Nappies(Disposable)

Wrap in plastic bag, place in your red lidded rubbish bin. 



Ovens

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc  
Phone: 9580 4842 
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm 
Fees may apply

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm
Fees may apply 

Clarinda Transfer Station 
67 Carroll Road
Clarinda
Phone: 9579 4955
Mon-Fri 7:30am-4pm, Sat 7am-4pm
Fees may apply 

Frankston Regional Recycling Recovery Centre
20 Harold Road
Skye
Phone: 1300 322 322
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm 
Fees may apply 



Personal protective equipment (PPE

Place in your red lidded garbage bin 

Terracycle PPE Recycling Program  purchase a small box 



Paint (household)

Bayside Waste and Recycling Centre
144 Talinga Road
Cheltenham VIC 3192
Phone: 03 9585 4385
No fees apply
Drop-off only
Open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm

For full list of permanent Household Chemical Collection sites visit: www.sustainability.vic.gov.au



Pens, pencils and markers

Place in your red lidded garbage bin 

Terracycle Pens, Pencils and Markers Recycling Program  purchase a small box

Terracycle Office Supplies Recycling Program  purchase a small box     



Plastic bags / packets

Plastic bags and soft plastic packaging is now accepted for recycling at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. To find a participating supermarket, visit REDcycle. Simply place your items in the RED-cycle collection bin in the foyer of the supermarket. You can also dispose of the green 'resuable' shopping bags in these bins.  

TerraCycle Snack Wrappers Recycling Program  purchase a small box



Plastic bottles and containers

Place all hard/ rigid plastics in your yellow lidded recycling bin



Plastic gloves

Place in your red lidded rubbish bin.   

TerraCycle Recycling Program -  purchase a box to recycle your plastic gloves by clicking here 



Polystyrene

Monash Transfer Station
380 Ferntree Gully Road, Notting Hill
Open 7 days a week, 730am -4pm
Free drop off for under ½m³
Amounts over ½m³ are charged at $5 per ½m³



Printer cartridges

Printer cartridges can be recycled through the "Cartridges for Planet Ark" scheme at the following outlets:
• Australia Post
• Dick Smith Electronics
• Harvey Norman
• Officeworks

1800Recycle
150 Northern Road, Heidleberg Heights
Phone: 1800RECYCLE  (1800 732 925)
Bulk collection service available, fees may apply 
Click here for website  



Reuseable green bags

Reuseable bags are now accepted for recycling at participating Coles and Woolworths supermarkets. To find a participating supermarket, visit REDcycle. Simply place your items in the RED-cycle collection bin in the foyer of the supermarket. You can also dispose of the green 'resuable' shopping bags in these bins.   



Sodastream cylinder

Swap your cylinder over at your nearest location click here  



Syringes / sharps container

Council provides a free sharps disposal service and free sharps containers to Kingston residents. This service is only available to residents, not businesses. 

http://www.kingston.vic.gov.au/About-Us/Local-Laws-and-Health/Environmental-Health/Sharps-Disposal



Televisions / TVs

Harvey Norman
Linton St
Moorabbin, VIC 3189
Phone: 9269 3400
No fees apply
Drop-off only

The Good Guys
681 Nepean Highway
Brighton VIC 3186
Phone: 8591 1100
No fees apply
Drop-off only
Always contact the store in advance in order to organise a drop off.

1800Recycle
150 Northern Road, Heidleberg Heights
Phone: 1800RECYCLE  (1800 732 925)
Collection service available, fees may apply
Click here for website  



Tyres

Kmart Tyre & Auto Service Cheltenham
Cnr Centre Dandenong & Warrigal Road, Cheltenham
Phone: 9583 5230
Free tyre recycling with tyre purchase

Kmart Tyre & Auto Service Southland
Westfield Southland, Cnr Bay Road & Nepean Hwy, Southland
Phone: 9584 6833
Free tyre recycling with tyre purchase

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply



VHS / Casettes

Gram Destruction
www.gramdestruction.com.au  



Whitegoods

Bayside Transfer Station 
144 Talinga Road, Cheltenham
Phone: 9585 4385
Mon-Sun 8am - 4pm

Kingston Waste Transfer Station 
24-30 Fonceca Street, Mordialloc  
Phone: 9580 4842 
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-12pm

Westall Road Resource Recovery 
17 Westall Road, Springvale
(near corner of Center Road)
Phone: 1300 988 090
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm, Sat 8am-5pm
Charges may apply



Wood pallets

Waste Smart
185 Westernport Hwy, Dandenong South
Phone: 9799 1935 
ward@wasteconverters.com.au
Mon-Fri 7am-4.30pm; Sat 7am-12pm 

For a list of local landfills and transfer stations please refer to the link at the top of this page



X-rays

Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre
648 Riversdale Road, Camberwell
28 Metropolitan Avenue, Nunawading
Phone:  9278 4444
Mon-Fri 1pm-4pm Sat 8am-4pm

Most major hospital imaging departments will collect x-rays.