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Sorting Your Waste

It is important to sort your waste before you arrive at Shoal Bay, this will save you time.

Before arriving at Shoal Bay

We recommend that you sort your waste into categories prior to your arrival at the transfer station. This easy process will save you time, allowing you to correctly place your material when you arrive at the transfer station.

What can I dispose of before I get to the Transfer Station?

Reusable items

You can dispose of reusable items such as furniture at the Recycle Shop. 

 

Recyclables

You can dispose of recyclable items, such as bottles and cans, at the Recycling Facility.

Recyclables also includes items that cannot be recycled through your yellow lid bin but can be recycled at Shoal Bay Recycling Facility, like scrap metal.

green waste

Greenwaste 

You can dispose of greenwaste (excluding soil) from your garden at the Shoal Bay Mulch Facility.

 

What categories are there at the Transfer Station?

To save time, it is recommended that you sort your remaining waste into the following categories before you arrive at the Transfer Station.

Whitegoods

Fridges,

Washing Machines

Microwaves

Ovens etc

Scrap Metal

Wheel Hubs

Car parts

Wire

Shovel Heads etc

Cardboard

Boxes

Cartons

Car Batteries

 

Fluorescent Globes

 

Gas Bottles

5-20kg maximum

Hazardous Chemicals

Oil and Paint only

General Waste

 

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