Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Tamworth Regional Council area


Kerbside Recycling Services in the Tamworth Regional Council area

Below are the kerbside recycling services provided by your local Council.

Fortnightly Service

Fully commingled 240L recycling bin


All Properties Eligable for a Garbage Service will also receive a Recycling Service

Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminium Cans

Aluminium Foil



Office Paper

Envelopes Without a Window

Envelopes With a Window

Phone Books

Pizza Boxes (clean)

Egg Cartons


Steel Food Cans

Steel Paint Cans (empty)

Steel Aerosol Cans (empty)

Aluminium Aerosol Cans (empty)

Milk cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Milk cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

Plastics marked with

PET Bottles marked with # 1 HDPE Bottles marked with # 2 PVC Containers marked with # 3 LDPE Containers marked with # 4 PP Bottles marked with # 5

Materials Not Accepted

Plastic Bags

Bubble Wrap

Polystyrene Foam

Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses


Light bulbs

Garden organic waste

Pot plant buckets/containers


Food scraps



Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Plate Glass
  • Tissue Paper
  • Clothes
  • Shoes
  • E-Waste
  • Fry pans or pots
  • Car parts

  • Recycling Tips

    ~ DO NOT place your recycling in plastic bags; ~ Look at the type of rubbish you are disposing; ~ Food scraps - feed to an appropriate animal; ~ Food scraps - start a compost bin; ~ Food scraps - start a worm farm; ~ Take reusable bags when shopping.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Waste Hotline - For Council Collection Services on 1300 530 535.