Recycling Near You - Upper Hunter Shire Council


Upper Hunter Shire Council

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


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

Please see the Upper Hunter Shire waste services booklet for more information on waste management. In addition to Community Recycling Center located at the Scone Waste Management Facility, the council offers a range of collection locations and special events. Mobile Community Recycling Centre collection units can be found at Murrurundi, Scone and Merriwa council administration offices and Aberdeen community library. These collection points collect household batteries, fluro globes and electronic waste items no larger than a laptop. Compost bins and worm farms can be purchased from council at cost price. Both Coles and Woolworths located in Scone collect soft plastics through the Redcycle program All waste management facilities in the area collect Drummuster containers. For up-to-date information on bulky waste collection days and upcoming tyre muster events, please refer to the council website.

There are currently no events. Information is being updated regularly, please check back again for new listings.

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