Batteries - household


General household batteries, including AAA, AA, C, D and 9V. Also includes rechargeable household batteries.

Batteries are hazardous items which should be disposed of appropriately at a major Waste Facility or participating battery recycling retailer. Visit B-cycle to find your local drop off point.

To prevent fire and safety hazards, never place batteries in wheelie bins or with mixed household waste. Fires have been started by batteries inside bin collection trucks.

Disposal / recycling options

Business or community recycling programs

Wheelie bins

Waste facilities

Notes and conditions

Disposal is limited to domestic quantities.