Recycling Near You - Knox City Council


This is a directory listing. Please be aware that recyclers may currently be closed or operating shortened hours due to COVID-19. Please use the below information to contact the council directly.

Knox City Council

Each link below will provide you with recycling information for the Knox City 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.


Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection
Details of the collection of whitegoods and other hard rubbish objects.
Household Hazardous Waste Service
See what chemicals and other hazardous wastes are collected in your area.
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.

Events & Notices

Detox Your Home Events - FREE disposal of unwanted chemicals/oils etc

Reduce the risk of poisoning, environmental pollution and bushfire hazards and improve recycling rates by dropping off unwanted chemicals at the Victorian Government’s FREE chemical collection service. There are nearby Detox your Home mobile collections held each year in the Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne. Knox's next collection is for Sunday, 15th May 2023. However, you can attend any collection site no matter where you reside. You can register for the above collection online via the Sustainability Victoria website, 'Detox Your Home' or by calling 1300 363 744. Registration is required to manage the traffic flow and avoid queues on the day, which means you can get in and out quickly. - See more at:

Detox Your Home: Free Household Chemical Collection - See more at:

FREE Knox Waste Information Session - Daytime

Come to this 2-hour event to learn everything you've wanted to know about your waste in Knox(Read More)

Knox Festival - 5 & 6th March 2022

Come and Visit us at the Waste Education Tent and Learn about your New Food & Garden Waste Bin(Read More)

FREE Knox Waste Information Session - Evening

Come to this 2-hour event to learn everything you've wanted to know about your waste in Knox(Read More)

FREE Detox Your Home Event - Knox 2022

Highly toxic items, such as chemicals, should never be put in your rubbish bins or poured down the drain. You can drop o...(Read More)

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