Accepted waste

Accepted waste types that can be disposed of at Council waste facilities. The tables should assist in identifying which facility is best suited to your needs.

Also see problem waste types.


Table 1: Major waste management facilities (domestic & commercial)

Major waste management facilities
Waste Stream Bunya Caboolture Dakabin Redcliffe
Asbestos
conditions apply

Refer to problem waste and the asbestos containing material fact sheet as this hazardous material requires specific handling, transport and disposal conditions.

Dakabin: Limit of 1.5m in length, maximum of 100kgs. contact Council for more details.

Redcliffe: Limit of 1.5m in length, maximum of 100kgs. contact Council for more details.

24-hour notice is required prior to disposal

Not Accepted
Not accepted
Accepted
24 hour notice required. Contact council.
Accepted Limit of 1.5m in length and maximum of 100kgs. 24 hours notice required. Contact Council Accepted Limit of 1.5m in length and maximum of 100kgs. 24 hours notice required.Contact Council
Bulky waste of large volume e.g. car bodies, car parts, drums, fencing, water tanks, BBQs, furniture, appliances (including lounges, chairs, tables etc), and whitegoods (appliances) *Conditions apply at Redcliffe Transfer Station - large bulky furniture including mattresses, lounges, chairs and tables must be disposed of at Bunya, Caboolture, Dakabin. Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted*
Clean fill Accepted Accepted Accepted Not Accepted
Commercial green waste Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Commercial waste of the following types - general waste, green waste, household recyclable waste, reusable waste items and metal Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Construction & demolition waste
excluding clean fill and asbestos - listed separately
Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Domestic waste, household recyclable waste, reusable waste, green waste, metal
e.g. (appliances), hot water systems, (for furniture refer to Bulky waste*Conditions apply on large bulky furniture and mattresses not accepted at Redcliffe or smaller Transfer Stations )
Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted*
Domestic hazardous waste Accepted Residents only – domestic quantities
Domestic vehicle batteries Accepted Residents only – domestic quantities
Limited regulated waste
Refer to problem waste
Not Accepted Accepted Accepted Not Accepted
Domestic waste oil Accepted Residents only – domestic quantities
Gas cylinders Accepted Accepted Accepted Residents only
Tyres Accepted Accepted Accepted Residents only
Lightweight waste
e.g. polystyrene
Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Dead animals
24-hour notice is required prior to disposal
Accepted
24 hours notice required. Contact council.
Accepted
24 hours notice required. Contact council.
Accepted
24 hours notice required. Contact council.
Residents only (small & medium sized animals) 24 hours notice required. Contact council.

E-waste
e.g. televisions and computers

Recycle your analogue and digital television, computer monitor, laptop, desktop and tablet computer, computer parts such as internal hard drives, motherboard and DVD drives, computer mouse, keyboard and scanner, and printer.

Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted

Table 2: Local transfer stations (residential)

Accepted waste at local transfer stations (residential)
Waste Stream Dayboro Mt Nebo Ningi Samford Toorbul Upper Caboolture Wamuran Woodford
Domestic waste, household recyclable waste, reusable waste, garden waste, metal
e.g. whitegoods (appliances) & hot water systems
Conditions apply: Large, bulky furniture including mattresses, lounges, chairs and tables must be disposed at Major Waste Facilities: Bunya, Caboolture and Dakabin.
Accepted* Accepted* Accepted* Accepted* Accepted* Accepted* Accepted* Accepted*
Domestic hazardous waste
Residents only – domestic quantities
Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Accepted
Clean fill Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted
Domestic waste oil Not Accepted Accepted Accepted Not Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Domestic Gas cylinders Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Accepted
Domestic Tyres Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Accepted

Table 3: Local transfer stations (limited commercial)

Acceptable waste at local transfer stations (limited commercial)
Waste Stream Dayboro Mt Nebo Ningi Samford Toorbul Upper Caboolture Wamuran Woodford
Commercial green waste
Limited to 1.5m3
Not Accepted Not Accepted Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Accepted
Commercial waste of the following types - general waste, green waste, household recyclable waste, reusable waste items and metal
Limited to 1.5m3
Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted Accepted

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