Waste and Resource Recovery

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River is a special place. We are surrounded by nature, untamed coast lines, age old karri forests, incredible biodiversity and a thriving community. We love where we live and by ensuring your household waste is disposed of correctly, we can help preseve our natural environment for generations to come. 


Bin Collection Days and

Missed Collections

Find out when your bins will be collected and where to place them, or tell us if your bin collection was missed.


Online Resources

Bin Orders and Requests

Order new or additional bins or tell us if your bin has been damaged or stolen, so we can resolve it for you.


A-Z Bin Guide

Check the A-Z Guide to using your bins to find out which waste goes into which bin. 


Find out what you can put in your FOGO bin, information on compostable caddy liners and where your green waste ends up. 

Reading in the garden

Recycling Bin

Discover what goes into your yellow top recycling bin and how your recycled waste is given a second life. 


Landfill Bin

Find about the Shire's waste facilities and helpful hints for reducing waste, to minimise your household’s contribution to landfill.

Drop Off Points for Other Waste

Find out about Bulk Green Waste drop off days, the REDcycle program, Containers for Change, Precious Plastics and where to take eWaste and other waste. 


Waste Education and Workshops 

Learn about reducing waste with Cloth Nappies or Reusable Sanitary Wear including upcoming workshops and how to apply for subsidies. 


Waste and Recycling FAQs

Explore the answers to some of our most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). 


Community Newsletter

Subscribe to receive Notices and Tenders, Jobs Ads, Media Releases, or the Shire’s E-newsletter

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Contact the Shire

Postal Address

PO Box 61
Margaret River WA 6285

Margaret River

41 Wallcliffe Road
Monday to Friday
Ph 08 9780 5255
Fax 08 9757 2512


66 Allnut Terrace
Tues, Wed, Thurs
9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm
Ph 08 9780 5255


For contact details for fire, police, bushfire brigades, hospitals, storm damage, power outages, etc please see the emergency contact page

National Relay Service

If you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment call us through the National Relay Service

Change of details form

To ensure that you receive your Rates Notice on time we need to be updated on changes. You can do this online.