Responsibly dispose of waste including rubbish, recyclables, garden and hardwaste.
Resource Recovery Centre
The Mansfield Resource Recovery Centre (Transfer Station) is located at 163 Monkey Gully Road Mansfield.
The facility will be closed on days of Total Fire Ban and Extreme Fire Danger.
|Monday||9am - 5pm|
|Wednesday||12pm - 5pm|
|Friday||12pm - 5pm|
|Saturday||9am - 5pm|
|Sunday||9am - 5pm|
Starting 1 July 2019, all electronic waste (e-waste) will be banned from any bin or landfill site.
To ensure Mansfield Shire is fully prepared for the ban, we have completed works to build our e-waste collection facilities at the following drop-off points.
All e-waste: Mansfield Resource Recovery Centre - 163 Monkey Gully Road, Mansfield
Mobiles, Cartridges and Household Batteries Only - Mansfield Shire Council Office - 33 Highett Street, Mansfield
These works will increase community access to e-waste drop-off points, expand capacity to receive and safely manage rising volumes of e-waste.
Below is a comprehensive list of the in scope and out of scope items.
Note: In Scope items are free of charge at the Resource Recovery Centre. Out of Scope items will incur a charge of $6 per item.
|Acceptable In Scope||Acceptable Out of Scope|
|All Televisions and Computers||Kitchen Appliances|
|Printers||Hi Fi speakers|
|Photocopiers (incl. Large)||Sound equipment|
|All computer peripherals (incl. Drives)||Heating Devices**|
|Electronic components||Mobile & Landline phones|
|Network equipment||VHS tapes, DVD's|
|Scanners||Electronic Garden Equipment/Tools|
|Smoke Alarms||Glass elements|
|Liquid Filled Items (Oil Heaters, etc)||Liquids of all types|
|Loose toner or ink cartridges (in volume)||Whitegoods (fridge, freezer, Air Conditioner, Microwave etc)|
|Flourescent Tubes and Globes||General Waste/Food Waste/Other E-waste not listed|
*Cooling Devices that require De Gassing are not accepted
**Heating Devices that are liquid filled or have glass elements are not accepted
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Along with accepting household rubbish for recycling, the Resource Recovery Centre accepts the following materials for recycling:
- Green Waste
- Used motor oil
- Steel and White goods
- Electronic waste (e-waste)
- Bed springs
- Gas bottles Fridges
- Mixed household plastics, cardboard, paper and aluminium cans
- Small domestic quantities of household commingled recyclables are free of charge.
- Soft Plastics
Fees and Charges 2019-20
|E-Waste (electronic waste)||$6.00 per item|
|Domestic Waste less than ½ m3||$7.00|
|Domestic Waste in a larger vehicle or trailer||$38.00 per cubic metre|
|Domestic Recyclables under 1m3||FREE|
|Domestic Recyclables over 1m3||FREE|
|Mattresses – Single Bed||$30.00 per mattress|
|Mattresses – Double Bed||$30.00 per mattress|
|Commercial Recyclables||$22.50 per cubic metre|
|Commercial/ Industrial Waste||$58.00 per cubic metre|
|Cardboard in excess of 1 cubic metre||$14.00|
|Gas Bottles||$7.00 each|
|Green Waste||$13.00 per cubic metre|
|Steel & White Goods||FREE|
|Car Tyres||$6.00 each|
|4WD Tyres||$12.00 each|
|Light Truck Tyres||$12.00 each|
|Heavy Truck Tyres||$28.00 each|
|Super Single Tyres||$28.00 each|
|Solid Forklift Tyres||$28.00 each|
|Tractor Tyres||$60.00 each|
|Earthmoving Tyres||$115.00 each|
The Resource Recovery Centre will not accept truck or trailer loads in excess of 4 cubic metres.
Loads of concrete and rubble in excess of 1 cubic metre will not be accepted.
Hard waste collections
Council does not offer a hard waste collection. Residents wishing to dispose of large household items should do so at Councils Resource Recovery Centre – fees apply. Alternatively residents may wish to engage a local contractor to assist with disposal.