Waste/ Recycling Drop Off Locations
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Did you know domestic recyclable items can be dropped off free of charge to any of Council's waste disposal facilities
Items must be separated and contaminate-free.
What can I recycle?
|Metal||Plastic bottles and containers||Glass bottles||Cardboard||Motor oil|
|Green waste (garden waste)||Steel and Aluminium cans||Paper||Car batteries||Concrete|
|Electronic waste||Agricultural T-tape|
(Gatton Transfer Station only)
*Degassing fees apply
*Degassing fees apply
|Air conditioning units|
*Degassing fees apply
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Council provides a fortnightly recycling service to all serviceable areas via a 240 litre yellow-lidded wheelie bin.
The cost of this service is charged via the property's Rate Notice.
For further information, please contact Council's Waste Department on 1300 005 872 or visit our recycling information page for further information about where your recycling goes.
The Tip Shop is situated beside the Gatton Landfill on Fords Road, Gatton.
Each Transfer Station in the Lockyer Valley also has a small Tip Shop on site.
Anuha Tip Shop
Supporting persons with disabilities
07 5462 2819
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 12pm and 12.30pm to 4.00pm
Saturday 8.30am to 12.00pm and 12.30pm to 2.30pm
Closed Sundays and Public Holidays
Selling and receiving items now.
Want to get rid of your old mobile phone and accessories? Drop it into a MobileMuster collection point near you.
There are collection points at:
Make sure that before you drop off your phone you:
- Delete all personal information, and
- Remove sim cards.
For more information or to find a drop off point near you, visit the MobileMuster website.
Council provides two locations to drop off your used printer cartridges. Cartridges 4 Planet Ark collection boxes are located at both Council Administration Offices in Laidley and Gatton.
Printer cartridges are made up of a complex combination of plastics, metals, foam, ink and toner.
Throwing them into landfill represents a waste of resources and contributes to the growing problem of electronic waste. By recycling your cartridges, you are helping to reduce this waste.
For more information on this program, visit the Cartridges 4 Planet Ark website.
This program is for the collection of empty, clean, farm containers that carry the drumMUSTER sticker. Only containers with the drumMuster sticker are able to be recycled through this program. No fees are charged as the cost is included in the original purchase of these containers.
Click here to see how the drumMUSTER program works.
- Grantham Transfer Station
- Lockyer Waters Transfer Station
- Laidley Transfer Station
- Gatton Transfer Station
See the Waste Disposal Facilities page for locations and operational hours.
For further information about the program, visit the DrumMuster website.
ChemClear provides a reliable and responsible collection and disposal service for obsolete agricultural and veterinary chemicals to:
- Primary producers
- Agricultural and veterinary businesses
- The ag retail industry
- Pest control managers
- Local and State Government agencies
- Golf courses
- Any other users of agricultural and veterinary chemicals
Click here to see how the ChemClear program works.
To find out when the next scheduled collection is taking place and to make a booking to have your unused chemicals collected, call 1800 008 182 or visit the ChemClear website for more information.
Including medical, refrigerant and industrial hired cylinders.
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All medical, refrigerant and industrial hired cylinder must be returned for refund at local suppliers near you;
REDcycle has teamed up with Coles, Woolworths and some of Australia’s most-loved brands to make it easy for you to keep your plastic bags and soft plastic packaging out of landfill.
The REDcycle Program is true product stewardship model where manufacturers, retailers and consumers are sharing responsibility in creating a sustainable future. See our partners page to see which of Australia’s most-loved brands are on board to reduce the amount of plastic packaging going to landfill.
Find out where your nearest REDcycle collection point is here.