Community Recycling Centres

Community Recycling Centre

New Community Recycling Centres (CRC) have been built in different Council areas to help deal with problem wastes’ produced from households that should not be thrown in our garbage bins including:

  • Paint
  • Gas bottles
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Motor and other oils
  • Car batteries
  • Household batteries
  • Smoke detectors
  • Fluoro globes and tubes

Only household quantities of these materials will be accepted (generally 20litres or 20kg of each waste type). Please ensure you handle and transport your items carefully. Protect your vehicle by placing items on a protective sheet or tray to capture any leakages or breakages.

Council Location Contact
Bathurst Bathurst Waste Management Centre 02 6332 9111
Blue Mountains Katoomba Waste Management Facility 02 4780 5000
Broken Hill Broken Hill Waste Management 08 8080 3300
Cowra Glen Logan Road, Cowra 02 6340 2140
Dubbo Whylamdra Waste & Recycling Facility 02 6801 4000
Gilgandra Gilgandra Waste Management Facility 02 6817 8866
Cabonne Manildra Waste Facility 02 6392 3200
Mid-Western Mudgee Waste Facility 02 6378 2850
Coonamble Shire Council and Mid-Western Regional Council CRC facilities will be online by the end of March 2017.

Household Chemicals

Household chemicals can be disposed of at the annual Chemical CleanOut event. Contact  your local Council for dates of these events or check out the EPA website for dates.

Mobile Phones

Mobile phones can be recycled using the MobileMuster program, visit Mobile Muster for your nearest drop off point or to obtain a free reply paid recycling satchel.

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