Waste Transfer Station

5 Eucalypt Drive
Phone: (08) 8723 9257
 

OPENING HOURS
Monday to Friday 7:30am to 12 Noon 
Saturday & Sunday  2:00pm to 5:00pm
Public Holidays Closed

 

FEES AND CHARGES (GENERAL PUBLIC)
CHARGE DESCRIPTION AMOUNT $
Single garbage bag $5.20 per bag
Minimum fee (small loads, e.g. car boot) $24.00 per load
Small trailer or utility (standard) $42.00 per load
Small trailer or utility (heaped) $52.00 per load
Small trailer or utility (caged) $53.00 per load
Tandem trailer (standard) $67.00 per load
Tandem trailer (heaped) $84.00 per load
Tandem trailer (caged) $91.00 per load
Truck or large trailer $140.00 per tonne 
Mattresses (regardless of size) $28.00 each
Inspection fee - empty pesticide container   $7.00 each

 

ON PRODUCTION OF SENIORS CARD / AGED PENSIONERS CARD / HEALTH CARD 
CHARGE DESCRIPTION AMOUNT $
Single garbage bag $4.20 per bag
Limit car boot load only $17.00 per load

 

PRIVATE CONTRACTORS
CHARGE DESCRIPTION AMOUNT $
Charge per tonne at Waste Transfer Centre $140.00 per tonne 
Charge per tonne via Waste Transfer Centre $136.50 per tonne
Disposal by arrangement (direct to Landfill) $210.00 per tonne
Minimum charge $140.00
Minimum charge for roll on roll off bin (based on volume of bin)  $65.00 per m3
Minimum charge for account customers $70.00 per visit

 

NEW & REPLACEMENT BINS / ADDITIONAL BINS 
CHARGE DESCRIPTION AMOUNT $
New / replacement bins (140L, recycling, organice waste) $72.00
Additional bins (garbage / recycling) - cost for bin plus collection  $123.00 per annum 
Organic waste service (1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018) $83.00 per annum

 

E-WASTE RECYCLING
CHARGE DESCRIPTION AMOUNT $
CDs, discs, USBs, calculators etc Free
Compact fluro lights (CFLs) $0.50
Fluro tubes, high density lamps $1.00
Toasters, frypans, lamps etc $6.00
Microwaves, vacuums, DVD players etc $15.00
Medium items $25.00
Extra large items $1.20 per kilo
Television, computers, computer items (mouse, keyboard etc), printers, copiers Free (for Mount Gambier residents and small businesses only)

 

OTHER WASTE COLLECTION / DROP OFF AGENTS
Envirocycle Scrap metals Mobile: 0427 838 833
Bedford Salvage Yard (CLOSED) Available for contract work only   


WHAT TO RECYCLE AND WHERE

Your A-Z Guide for Product Recycle or Disposal and where best to dispose of them.

What to Recycle and Where in Mount Gambier(2287 kb) 

LIQUID PAINT RECYCLING - PAINTBACK PROGRAM

Liquid paint can now be taken to the Mount Gambier Transfer Station for free, as part of the national Paintback program. Paintback accepts a maximum of 100 litres in volume per visit. This must be carried in containers no larger than 20 litres. Paintback accept most water and oil based paints.

The following list outlines the products that Paintback will and will not accept:

http://www.paintback.com.au/eligible-products-households

For more information about the Paintback program see the website: www.paintback.com.au

WASTE TRANSFER STATION ACCEPTED WASTE

All items entering the site need to be segregated - consider segregation when preparing your trailer load. If you have items that could be reused or resold drop them off at a local charity. Do not drop off useless items at charities.

 

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