Brimbank Council's Resource Recovery Centre
Due to Stage 4 Covid-19 restrictions Council’s Resource Recovery Centre will be closed from 4pm on Wednesday 5 August, 2020.
There will be no changes to garbage, recycling, and green waste or hard waste collections.
We apologise for any inconvenience this will cause, and look forward to being able to re-open this service when restrictions allow.
Address and Hours
You can drop off approved items to our Resource Recovery Centre at no charge. (Unavailable until further notice due to COVID-19.)
Keilor Park, 3042
Melway Ref: 15 C5
- Monday to Friday: 9am-4pm (excluding public holidays)
- Saturday: 9am-1pm
- All types of batteries
- Fluorescent tubes (including CFLs)
- Motor oil (up to 20L per vehicle)
- Gas cylinders
- Electronic waste like televisions, computers, hard drives, printers, faxes
- Clean cardboard including oversized cardboard boxes and cardboard cartons (empty)
- Clean paper including office paper, newsprint, magazines and letter box mail
Items NOT accepted
- Chemicals other than those listed
- Cooking oil
- Waste from businesses or commercial operations
- Household waste
- Unclean cardboard and paper eg.: cardboard with food scraps, dirt or liquid
- Waxed cardboard
- Wet paper or cardboard
- Packaging materials
- Files or folders containing metal.
Paper and Cardboard
All cardboard and paper is taken to One Paper in Laverton where it's sorted in to waste streams (e.g.:cardboard, newsprint, assorted white paper and magazines) for processing in to reusable products. One Paper specialises in processing paper and cardboard.
Other Paper and Cardboard Drop-Off points
Give a Bike Program
Do you have a second hand bike that's in good condition or easily repaired? Don't need it anymore?
Donate it to our Give a Bike program!
Just drop it off at the Resource Recovery Centre. The amazing volunteers of the Inner West Community Bike Hub clean and repair the bikes and then give them to local people in need.
Landfills (Tips/ Dumps) near Brimbank
We do not own or manage any landfill facilities (tips/dumps) in Brimbank.
Opening hours and fees of private and other council facilities are subject to change. Please contact the facility directly for opening hours and fees.
Hume and Wyndham Facilities
Hume City Council operates two landfill sites (tips) and Resource Recovery Centres (recycling centres)
Wyndham City Council operates one Refuse Disposal Facility at Wests Rd, Werribee (landfill, transfer station, green waste processing).
Bulla Tip and Quarry (private)
500 Sunbury Road, Bulla
Melway 176 J4
(03) 9307 1348
Recycling/Recovery Services near Brimbank
Opening hours and fees of private and other council facilities are subject to change. Please contact the facility direct for opening hours and fees.
- The Green Centre
Domestic green waste may be dropped off (charges apply).
- Brooklyn Recycling & Waste Processing
Construction and Demolition waste, Commercial and Industrial waste, cleanfill, tyres (shredded), waste oil, green waste, gas cylinders, batteries, metal, bricks, timber, mattresses and residential hard waste.
- Bio Centre (Sunshine Groupe)
Bio-Centre provides a fully integrated, environmentally conscious high volume waste management and recycling facility.
Provides an environmentally friendly solution for recycling plasterboard (can be 100% recycled into gypsum powder).
Offers a recycled outcome for all by-products from demolition and excavation works.
A plastic recycling provider – recycling clean, dry Polystyrene Styrofoam with stickers or sticky tape removed (can be dropped of free of charge), engineering plastics, nylon 6, nylon 6.6, nylon 12, polypropylene (PP), polyester (PET), high density polyethylene (HDPE), low density polyethylene (LDPE), and copolymers.