Waste transfer stations and drop-off points

There are two waste facilities close to Glen Eira. Each facility accepts many recyclables for free, but you have to pay to drop off some items. These sites only accept domestic quantities, and neither of them take asbestos.

Monash Waste Transfer and Recycling Centre

Address: 380 Ferntree Gully Road, Notting Hill. Melway ref: 70 H8
Phone: 9518 3767
Hours: Seven days a week, 7.30am to 4pm. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday and Anzac Day (half day).

Accepts for free:

  • paint
  • motor oil (up to 30 litres)
  • fluorescent tubes and globes
  • household and trade paints
  • car and household batteries
  • electronic waste.

Accepts for a charge:

  • green waste
  • soil
  • concrete
  • gas bottles.

Doesn’t accept:

  • asbestos
  • chemicals
  • domestic waste
  • cooking oil.

The Monash Waste Transfer and Recycling Centre is now part of the Paint Stewardship Scheme and accepts commercial quantities of paint. For further information, visit the Monash City Council or Paintback websites.

Boroondara Transfer Station

Address: 648 Riversdale Road, Camberwell. Melway ref: 60 B1
Phone: 9278 4444
Hours: Monday to Friday: 1pm to 4pm, Saturday: 8am to 4pm, Sunday: 8am to 4pm (green waste and recyclables only). Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.

Accepts for free:

  • paint
  • televisions
  • light globes
  • batteries
  • computers
  • electronic waste
  • recyclables.

Accepts for a charge:

  • tyres
  • mattresses
  • fridges
  • stereos
  • DVR/VCR players.

 

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