COVID-19 update:

On Sunday 6 September 2020, the Premier announced Victoria’s COVID-19 roadmap to reopening. Many of the Stage 4 restrictions remain in place but there have been some slight changes. Find out more here.

Solar panels

Solar panels have a lifespan of roughly 20 years. Recycling will become increasingly important as many panels are now reaching the end of their lifespan.

Reclaim PV offer a recycling service for solar panels.

We also recommend contacting your supplier.

For up-to-date information on recycling services for solar panels, contact the Australian Energy Foundation (formerly Positive Charge) on 1300 23 68 55. AEF provide energy-saving advice, services and products to households, businesses, schools and community groups. Glen Eira City Council have partnered with AEF to help you improve your energy efficiency.

They offer a free advice line and can link you to trustworthy suppliers for an obligation-free quote.