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Cameras

If still in working condition please donate these items to charity/Recycling Shop at Balcatta Recycling Centre or Tamala Park. 

If broken, Electronic waste (E-waste) drop off (free of charge) at a Household Hazardous Waste Area. 

Your closest Household Hazardous Waste Areas:

  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

Candles and Candle Wax

Green-lid rubbish bin.

Cans

Please rinse and place in your yellow-lid recycling bin.

Car parts

Car parts should never be placed in any of your bins. Please contact a wrecker service in your local area.

Cardboard

Please flatten and place in your yellow-lid recycling bin. Larger quantities (household): 

  • Free drop off at Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555

Carpet and Underlay

Carpet and underlay should be disposed of in your bulk verge collection. 

Cartons (milk and juice)

Non-silver lined milk and juice cartons: Yellow-lid recycling bin.

Silver lined milk and juice cartons: Green-lid rubbish bin.

Cassette tapes (audio and video)

If still in working condition please donate these items to charity/Recycling Shop at Balcatta Recycling Centre or Tamala Park

  • Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

If not in usable condition: bulk verge collection. 

CDs

If still in working condition please donate these items to charity/Recycling Shop at Balcatta Recycling Centre or Tamala Park

  • Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

If not in usable condition:

CD cases: Yellow-lid recycling bin.

CD: Green-lid rubbish bin.

Ceramic (broken plates, pots)

Green-lid rubbish bin.

Chemicals (house, garden and pool)

Drop off (free of charge) at a Household Hazardous Waste Area:

  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

Christmas tree 

Christmas tree (Artificial): If still in usable condition please donate these items to charity/Recycling Shop at Balcatta Recycling Centre or Tamala Park

  • Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

If not in usable condition: bulk verge collection.

Christmas tree (real): green waste verge collection.

Cleaning products 

Drop off (free of charge) at a Household Hazardous Waste Area:

  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

Clothing/textiles

Clothing should never be placed in your green-lid rubbish bin or yellow-lid recycling bin.

Please donate these items to charity.

Cockroach Bait

Drop off (free of charge) at a Household Hazardous Waste Area:

  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

Coffee cups (disposable)

Take-away coffee cups should be placed in your green-lid rubbish bin.

Try and avoid single use disposables such as coffee cups. Some cafes even offer a discount if you bring your own cup, so why not invest in a reusable alternative. https://responsiblecafes.org/

Coffee grounds

Green-lid rubbish bin or compost at home.

Coffee pods and capsules

Coffee pods are too small to recycle, so a drop off location is preferred.

To find your Drop-off points for Nespresso pods click here.

To find your Drop-off points for Nescafé Dolce Gusto pods click here.

Computer

E-waste like computers and accessories can be dropped of (free of charge) at a Household Hazardous Waste Area:

  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Household Hazardous Waste Area at Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

Or place out at your next bulk verge collection.

Concrete

Construction and demolition waste should never be disposed of in  any of your household rubbish or recycling bins.

These items can be dropped off (fees apply):

  • Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

Cooking Oil 

Compost small quantities at home or drop off (free of charge) at Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

Cork

Place in your green-lid rubbish bin or donate to REmida: www.remidawa.com/

Crockery/ceramics

If still in usable condition please donate these items to charity/Recycling Shop at Balcatta Recycling Centre or Tamala Park

  • Recycling Centre Balcatta, 238 Balcatta Road. Open 7 days a week. www.stirling.wa.gov.au or call 9205 8555
  • Tamala Park, 1700 Marmion Avenue, open 7 days a week. www.mrc.wa.gov.au or call 9306 6303

If broken: green-lid rubbish bin.

Cutlery (plastic)

Green-lid rubbish bin.