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Rubbish Tips/ Waste Disposal

There are rubbish tips and waste disposal facilities located in municipalities adjoining the City of Maribyrnong. As prices are subject to change, please check with each facility beforehand. Pensioner discounts are available at some sites.

Also check other options for recycling and waste disposal.

  • Recyclables accepted for free include: aluminium (cans, pots, pans and window frames), car and hand held batteries, cardboard, paper, commingles (codes 1-7 as per your yellow recycle bin), cooking oil, engine oil (20 litre limit), e-waste (computers, printers, printer cartridges, cameras, faxes, telephones, mobile phones and accessories, TVs) fluorescent tubes and CFL’s; Polystyrene; steel and metal (guttering, appliances, whitegoods, roofing and bikes), textiles (shoes and clothing),
  • Items accepted for a fee include hard rubbish, tree pruning, garden rubbish and green waste, furniture items, timber and fencing, mattresses, tyres, gas bottles.
  • The tip does not accept chemicals, asbestos or building material

Moonee Valley Transfer Station

Address: 188 Holmes Road, Moonee Ponds
Phone: 9243 8888
Web: Moonee Valley Transfer Station
Opening hours:
Monday to Saturday 8am - 4pm
Sunday 8am - 1pm
Closed public holidays
Costs: Costs vary depending on type of waste. Please call transfer station for current costs.

Citywide Transfer Station

Address: 387-437 Dynon Rd, Kensington
Phone: 9689 5600
Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a week, 8:30am to 2:30pm
Cost: Costs vary depending on type of waste. Please call transfer station for current costs.

This is a transfer station for food and residential waste only.

The transfer station does not accept Chemicals, asbestos, and paint.

Wyndham Landfill

Address: 470 Wests Road, Werribee (Melway Ref: 243 7E)
Phone: 9742 0777
Opening Times:
Saturdays, Sundays, Public Holidays: 8.30am-4pm
Closed on Christmas Day, New Years Day & Good Friday.

The Transfer Station is open to the public and, at a cost, allows residents to drop off green waste, items for recycling, items for the Resale Shed and waste. Residents are welcome to browse the Resale Shed and purchase second hand goods.

The transfer station accepts:

  • E-Waste
  • Car batteries (no charge on their own)
  • Motor oil (no charge on its own)
  • Gas cylinders
  • Glass bottles & jars
  • Aluminium cans
  • Steel – e.g. old car bodies
  • Car tyres
  • Tree prunings
  • White goods
  • Fluorescent tubes and CFL's
  • Mobile phones
  • Expanded polystyrene/foam
  • Hard plastics - Types 1-7
  • Green Waste

Brooklyn Transfer Station - Cleanaway

Address: 12 Old Geelong Road, Brooklyn
Phone: 9314 2297
Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday 7.30am – 4pm
Saturday 8am – 12pm
Sunday 8am – 12pm
Public holidays 9am – 2pm. CLOSED Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Good Friday and Anzac Day

Accepted waste includes:

  • Construction and demolition solid inert waste (eg. concrete, bricks, rubble, plastic, hard dry wood, scrap metal)
  • Commercial/Industrial solid inert waste (eg scrap metal, paper, cardboard, plastic)
  • Cleanfill
  • Tyres (if shredded and particle size is less than 250mm in all directions)
  • Industrial Waste (must meet industrial waste limits specified in EPA publication IWRG 631 and must be pre-approved) Waste oil
  • Green waste
  • Gas cylinders
  • Automotive batteries
  • Whole automotive tyres
  • Hard Timber
  • Scrap metal
  • Bricks, concrete, rubble
  • Mattresses
  • Residential hard waste

Melbourne City Recycling

Melbourne City Recycling, a new ‘one of a kind’ indoor recycling and waste facility just 10 minutes from the CBD is now open and wants your waste.
By recycling with us you will reduce landfill and make a better step towards creating a more sustainable future.

Address: 416 Somerville Road, Tottenham
Phone: 03 9315 3340
Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 7am - 4pm
Closed public holidays
Costs: Costs vary depending on type of waste. Please call our facility for current costs.
Standard exclusion list applies, strictly no Asbestos or Hazardous waste.

Accepted Goods:

  • Construction demolition (insulation, electrical wiring)
  • Aluminium (cans, pots, pans, window frames)
  • White goods/ appliances (fridges, air conditioners)
  • Cardboard
  • Glass
  • Hard/inert (plaster, plastic)
  • Steel and metal (guttering, appliances, roofing, bikes)
  • Timber
  • Mobile phones
  • Expanded polystyrene
  • E-waste TV's, computers, cameras, faxes telephones, accessories

For more information contact:
Customer Service
9688 0200

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