Recycling Near You - Byron Shire Council


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Byron Shire Council

Each link below will provide you with recycling information for the Byron Shire Council area. Using any of these services can help reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and ensure you place the right thing in the right bin.


Electronic Items
May include computers, televisions and more.
Large Recyclable Items
May include white goods, scrap metals, concrete, bricks etc.
Containers and/or Packaging
Items may include paper and cardboard, aluminium and steel cans, glass bo ttles, plastic containers etc.
Hazardous Materials
Items may include gas bo ttles, paints, tyres, vehicle and appliance batteries, contaminated fuels etc.
Worm Farms and Compost Bins
Learn how to turn your food and scraps into great compost.
Empty/Chemical Drums
Details of how to correctly dispose your unwanted chemical drums.
Other Council Services
Learn other ways to help reduce your waste to landfill.

Events & Notices

Free E-Waste Recycling & Bulky Itema Drop Off

****FREE E-WASTE DROP OFF RECYCLING ***** Free drop off is available at the Myocum Waste and Recycling Centre in Manse Road. No appointment required. Call 66841870 or go to For further information call 66267156 New bulky waste service introduced for Byron Shire The Bulk Waste Service which commenced in July 2012 will continue in 2013-14. From late July 2013 onwards, residents are entitled to a drop off up to 150 kilograms of permissible bulky waste. HOME OWNERS will receive a BULK WASTE VOUCHER in the July Rates Notice which can be redeemed any time from July 2013 to 30 June 2014. Please note the 2013-14 service can only be accessed via the Bulk Waste Vouchers NOT Rates Notices. For RENTERS, the process will be exactly the same. Please obtain a voucher from Council offices in Mullumbimby to redeem the free service. Refer to the questions and answers below for documents required.

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