Waste Transfer Station

Council manages the Spreyton Waste Transfer Station, which offers both waste disposal and recycling services.

Physical distancing is in affect at the Waste Transfer Station, please remember to keep a safe distance when visiting the site.  – Paywave is the preferred payment method but cash will be accepted if the correct amount is offered. Receipts can be issued upon request. 

Location: Bay Drive, off Mersey Road, Spreyton
Phone: 03 6427 3351

Hours

Monday to Friday: 7.30am to 4pm

Saturday & Sunday: 11am to 4pm

Public Holidays

Closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday & Anzac Day

Open Devonport Cup Day 7.30am to 11am

Fees effective 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021

2020 - 2021 Waste Disposal Charges

General Waste (including green waste)
Car boots (up to 0.5m3)$8 per load
Utes, Vans, Trailers & Small Trucks (0.5m3 to 1.5m3)$12 per load
Utes, Vans, Trailers & Small Trucks (1.5m3 to 2m3)$18 per load
Over 2m3 – Charged by Weight (per tonne):
Landfill Waste$130
Separated waste (less than 50% to landfill)$85
Non-landfill waste$60
 
Tyres 
Cars & motorcyle tyres$7 each
Light truck tyres (up to 9.5GVM)$12 each
Truck tyres (over 9.5GVM)$25 each
Earthmover & tractor tyres (cut in half)$25 each
 
Other 
Asbestos – per tonne*$200 per tonne
Asbestos – single load less than 0.5m3*$24 per load
Mattresses$12 each
Cardboard & paper Free
Scrap steel & car bodies
Oil
Car batteries
eWaste
DrumMUSTER
Glass bottles
Aluminium cans
* Note: Items to be wrapped prior to entering site
  
Sale of Recycled Materials 
Crushed concrete$18 per m3
Screened soil$25 per m3
Woodchips$20 per m3 
Delivery of above recycled material per load – Devonport municipality only (Min 1m3 – Max 3m3)$35
 
  • Card (Paywave)
  • Cash (Correct amount must be tendered)

Account – by prior arrangement by contacting Council on 03 6424 0511 or Making a Request here

 

  • Asbestos (must be doubled bagged in asbestos bags or wrapped in industrial strength plastic eg. fortican plastic – available from hardware stores)
  • Concrete
  • General Waste (except for chemicals and thinners)
  • Green/Garden Waste
  • Mattresses

Tyres

  • Aluminium & steel cans
  • Car batteries
  • Cardboard and paper
  • eWaste
  • Fluroescent tubes
  • Gas cylinders
  • Glass bottles & jars (clean, with lids removed)
  • HDPE plastic food containers – eg. milk or fruit juice containers
  • Scrap metals &car bodies
  • Oil
  • Paints
  • Plastic products with Plastics identification code numbers of 1, 2 or 3
  • White goods & electrical appliances
  • Agricultural chemical containers through the drumMUSTER program.  Appointments are necessary.

These items can be deposited free of charge provided they are separated in your load and placed in the designated recycling areas at the Transfer Station.

  • Chemicals
  • Thinners

The Lifeline Tip Shop is open Monday-Thursday 10am – 2pm 

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