FREE Recyclable goods drop off days

As part of the city's commitment to being sustainable and environmentally conscious the city will be hosting a number of FREE drop off days for residents. In exchange for the goods you bring them, they offer up to 0.5 cubic metre of free shredded mulch.

Please bring proof of ID and proof of your address on the day, as this service is limited to City of Swan residents only.  City of Swan reserve the right to refuse contaminated loads.

Items accepted at the drop off days include:

  • Metals - dismantled trampolines/swings, corrugated iron/tin sheeting, air conditioning units, hot water systems, car body parts, bikes, BBQ's, bed frames, empty paint cans
  • Wood - Any untreated timber - off-cuts (no longer than 1.5m), crates, pallets (this is shredded at the EMRC Hazelmere Facility for use as particle board and poultry bedding)
  • Plastic - children's toys, plastic furniture, pots, bins, crates, etc
  • TV/Computers - TV's, black boxes, computers, monitors, key boards, speakers, stereo equipment, printers, scanners, photocopiers, DVD players, video players, X-box consoles, laptops, mobile phones, camera equipment, etc
  • White Goods - fridges, freezers, stoves, microwaves, dish washers, washing machines, bar fridges, toasters, kettles and bar grills
  • Mattresses - futons, inner spring and foam (any size)
  • Cardboard - any size card board boxes and paper
  • Batteries - any dry cell battery from energizers to nickel cadmium batteries, any wet cell battery from motor cycle to tractor/truck batteries
  • Compact fluorescent lamps (CFL) and fluorescent tubes
  • Greenwaste
  • Clothes donations for charity

Items NOT accepted at the drop off days include:

  • NO asbestos
  • NO automotive fluids
  • NO bed bases
  • NO carpets
  • NO construction waste
  • NO flammable liquids
  • NO gas cylinders
  • NO household rubbish or refuse
  • NO paint or solvents
  • NO polystyrene
  • NO poisons
  • NO pool and garden chemicals
  • NO Sofa/Couches
  • NO glass panels
  • NO Plastic sheets or film
  • NO PVC
  • NO hazardous waste

Where will the recyclable goods drop off days be held?
Jack Williamson Oval
Eveline Road,
Middle Swan (behind the former Swan Districts Hospital)

What time can I drop off my recyclables?
From 8.00 am to 1.00 pm on the day.

When are the recyclable drop off days being held?

  • Saturday 29 July 2017
  • Saturday 16 September 2017
  • Saturday 14 October 2017
  • Saturday 18 November 2017
  • Saturday 13 January 2018
  • Saturday 17 February 2018
  • Saturday 7 April 2018
  • Saturday 12 May 2018
  • Saturday 16 June 2018

Please visit the City of Swan - Waste and Recycling Services page or call (08) 9267 9267 for more information.