Hard Waste & E-waste
There are many ways to responsibly deal with your hard waste and electronic waste.
Dumping hard rubbish or electrical items on verges, in street gutters or on vacant land is illegal! A maximum penalty of up to $5,000 may be applied for an offence of this kind. Please report any illegal dumping to the Council on 08 8366 4555.
Hard waste and e-waste collection service
The City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters is implementing a new, convenient ‘booked’ hard waste collection service for residential properties.
How to make a booking
Bookings for the new hard waste collection service can now be made, with collections commencing from 3 July 2017.
To make a booking, contact East Waste on 08 8347 5111
What am I entitled to
Each household is entitled to:
- two free collections each financial year of hard waste and electronic waste items of up to 2 cubic metres (2m long x 1m wide x 1m high) or the equivalent of a standard trailer load.
two additional collections each financial year will be available to residents, at a cost of $50 per collection ($25 for concession).
What can be collected
Items that will be collected:
Items that will not be collected:
Before recycling or disposing of an item, consider whether it can be reused by family, or friends, offered to a charity shop or an online reuse group.
Online reuse groups include:
Recycle your old TV or computer
The Zero Waste SA website has a list of permanent free drop-off sites for inactive, damaged or obsolete televisions, computers and their accessories. Any resident or small business can use these drop off locations. You do not need to live within the council area to use this free service.
For an updated list of locations, including opening hours and contact details, visit: Zero Waste SA
Recycling other electronic waste
Any electronic item with a cord or a battery like toasters, vacuum cleaners, microwaves, video recorders, mobile phones and white goods can be recycled at Adelaide Waste & Recycling Centre. Please note, a cost may apply.
Adelaide Waste & Recycling Centre:
T: 08 8159 5050
Location: 181 Morphett Rd, North Plympton, SA
For the full list of accepted items, visit: Adelaide Waste & Recycling Centre