City of Perth residents are able to use two drop off facilities:
Drop it off – reusable or recyclable items
Both locations accept a wide range of items that can be resold or recycled. This is offered as a free service to residents.
Items accepted include clothing, glass items, household goods, carpet, firewood, crockery and cutlery, paint, gas bottles, electronic items including computer hardware and mobile phones, household chemicals, paper and cardboard, vegetable oil, batteries, engine oil, petrol, aluminium cans, steel cans, other items with a high metal content, and some building materials.
There are tip shops at both location that offer pre-owned goods for sale, at bargain prices.
Drop it off – landfill/general waste
Both locations accept landfill/general waste and household rubbish from residents. Fees apply for this service. A Schedule of Fees can be found on the Tamala Park or Recycling Centre Balcatta websites.
Drop it off – asbestos
Tamala Park offer a regular Free Asbestos Drop-off Day for residents. Contact Mindarie Regional Council for information on drop-off days, quantities of asbestos accepted, instructions for wrapping and delivery, and safe work procedures for the removal and handling of asbestos.
Residents and small businesses wishing to dispose of televisions, computers and peripherals may drop those items off at selected Officeworks or Harvey Norman stores. For terms and conditions and your nearest store please go to www.dropzone.org.au"
Both drop off locations accept e-waste at no cost and ensure it is properly recycled.
Computers, Monitors, Notebooks, Printers, Fax Machines, Scanners, Desktop sized printers, CD Drives, Hard Drives, TVs, VCR Players, Projectors, Networking Equipment, Cables, Keyboards, Mice, Floppy Discs, Printer Cartridges, Electronic Games/Toys, DVD Players, Stereos, Cameras, Video Cameras, iPods, Office Photocopiers