Waste Facilities

You know them as ‘tips’ and we call them transfer stations and landfills. 

Transfer stations are where you can take your rubbish and recyclables for transport to another location for processing or disposal. 

Landfills are where rubbish that cannot be recycled is disposed of by burying in carefully managed pits or cells. Our main landfill is located at Kilmany, and we have two smaller landfills at Maffra and Rosedale. Landfills are designed, built, operated and rehabilitated to meet strict Environment Protection Authority regulations to protect public health and the environment.

 

Our transfer stations and landfills are listed below. Operating hours, location and fees are available by clicking on the links:

Dargo Transfer Station
Heyfield Transfer Station
Kilmany Resource Recovery Centre and Landfill  
Loch Sport Transfer Station
Maffra Landfill
Rosedale Landfill
Seaspray Transfer Station
Stratford Transfer Station
Yarram Transfer Station
       

Recycling for local domestic users is available at Toward Zero’s Sale depot. See our Recycling page for more information.

 

Tip Concessions

We provide exemptions from tip fees to a limited number of charitable and service organisations. Groups must apply for exemption by completing the form below. Holders of Healthcare cards, Veterans’ Affairs or Pension cards are not entitled to a rebate on tip fees. For more information please contact the Community Strengthening Officer on 1300 366 244.

    Waste Disposal Exemption Form (Community Groups Only)


    Is this organisation a registered charity? * (required)
    Applicant to understand issuance of a Waste Disposal Card
    This organisation understands that:
    The funds used to supply a Waste Disposal Card are wholly paid for by the ratepayers of Wellington Shire Council
    and that they have an obligation to ensure that this authorisation is only used to provide significant benefit to the community within the bounds of the Wellington Shire Council.

     

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