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Waste Transfer Station

Spreyton Waste Transfer Station

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

Location: Bay Drive, off Mersey Road, Spreyton
Phone: 03 6420 2770


Monday-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 and ANZAC Day.

Open Devonport Cup Day 7.30am to 11am.

Fees effective 1 July 2022 to 30 June 2023

2023 - 2024 Waste Disposal Charges

General Waste (including green waste)
Car boots (up to 0.5m3)$15 per load
Utes, Vans, Trailers & Small Trucks (0.5m3 to 1.5m3)$21 per load
Utes, Vans, Trailers & Small Trucks (1.5m3 to 2m3)$27 per load
Over 2m3 – Charged by Weight (per tonne):
Landfill Waste$180
Separated waste (less than 50% to landfill)$113
Non-landfill waste$70
Cars & motorcycle tyres$9 each
Light truck tyres (up to 9.5GVM)$16 each
Truck tyres (over 9.5GVM)$30 each
Asbestos – per tonne*$206 per tonne
Asbestos – (0.5m3 to 1.5m3) $25 per load
Mattresses$15 each
Cardboard & paper Free
Scrap steel & car bodies
Car batteries
Glass bottles
Aluminium cans
* Note: Items to be wrapped prior to entering site
Sale of Recycled Materials 
Crushed concrete  $19 per m3
Screened soil$26 per m3
Mulch$26 per m3 
Delivery of above recycled material per load – Devonport municipality only (Min 3m3)$52
  • 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


  • 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-Friday 9:30am-2:30pm and Saturday 11am-2:30pm.   

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