Recycling Near You - Shellharbour City Council


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Shellharbour City Council

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


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 bottles, plastic containers etc.
Hazardous Materials
Items may include gas bo ttles, paints, tyres, vehicle and appliance batteries, contaminated fuels etc.
Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection
Details of the collection of whitegoods and other hard rubbish objects.
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

If you would like to start home composting or learn how to build your own worm farm: Shellharbour City Council offers FREE Earthworks courses to its residents throughout the year. Please contact Council on 4221 6111. If you would like to learn more about your kerbside waste service and other waste services Council offers why not come along to our Choose the Right Bin Don't Just Throw it In Courses. Please contact FOGO Shellharbour for dates. Bookings essential. Council also runs Tip Tours of the Dunmore Recycling and Waste Disposal Facility for its residents. You will learn where your waste goes once it leaves the kerb, what you can recycle and how you can reduce your landfill costs. To reserve your seat on the bus call 4221 6111

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