Recycling collection

The City of Wanneroo provides a fortnightly kerbside recycling service for yellow lid bins.

Fortnightly recycling collection schedule

A weekend drop off service is also available at the Greens Recycling Facility in Wangara

Recyclable items

  • Clean glass bottles and jars (please remove lids then place into recycling bin)
  • All clean paper - newspaper, magazines, junk mail, office paper, clean food bags, yellow/white page (not bundled)
  • Cardboard, clean pizza boxes, egg boxes, toilet roll tubes, cereal boxes, beer/drink cartons
  • Paperboard cartons, juice cartons, milk cartons - rinsed and flattened
  • Plastic bottles - milk, cordial, ice-cream, yoghurt, margarine, health supplements, cleaning products, hygiene products (rinsed with lids removed) then place lids into recycling bin separately
  • Aluminium cans, clean foil and pie/takeaway trays (rinsed)
  • Steel food and pet food cans (rinsed), empty aerosols, paint cans (cleaned and dried)

Place the following items next to your yellow lid bin:

  • Car batteries
  • Used engine oil (up to five litres - in original container ONLY

Non-recyclable items

  • Syringes
  • Chemicals
  • Nappies
  • Gas bottles
  • Clothes/Shoes
  • Toys
  • Plastic bags
  • Bubble wrap
  • Polystyrene
  • Planks of wood
  • Grass clippings/green waste
  • Electrical items, phones, computers
  • Ceramic plates, cups etc.
  • Food scraps

Recycling our resources

To see what the process is for items picked up in our yellow top recycling bins click below:

Recycling our resources