Landfill Bin

Find helpful hints for reducing waste that goes into your red top bin, to reduce your household’s contribution to landfill.

What goes in my landfill bin?

You landfill bin with the red lid should be considered a last resort for household waste. Items that can be placed in this bin include nappies and hygiene products, polystyrene, non-recylable meat trays and UHT (long life) tetra pak containers.

For a printable version click here.

For the list of what can go in your landfill bin please refer to the A-Z Guide to Using Your Bins.

Drop Off Points for Other Waste

Find out about where to take eWaste, the REDcycle program for soft plastics and how to make money through Containers for Change please click here.

Shire Waste Facilities

The Shire operates the Davis Road Recycling and Waste Management Facility as well as four transfer stations for rural residents who do not have access to a kerbside colleciton service. Our facilites offer a wide range of recovery and disposal options.

Davis Road is the final desitination for the contents from your landfill bin, only items that have no recovery options should be put in this bin.

To find out more about the Shire's Waste Facilities please click here.

Be a GREAT sort, landfill is the last resort.



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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


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