Disposal of electronic waste

Disposal of electronic waste
Residents can recycle old, broken or unwanted TVs and computers free at participating locations year-round. Disposal of Electronic Waste Our residents have the opportunity to recycle old, broken or unwanted TVs and computers free at participating locations year-round.  
Electronic Waste

E-waste includes the following:

Desktop PCs/servers/laptops
✔ iPod, iPad and any generic tablet
Monitors (all types)
Hard drives
Keyboards and computer mice
Computer power supplies/UPS
Network devices and CD/DVD drives
Computer peripherals/laptop batteries
Circuit boards/cards
Cables and all IT accessories, fibre optic cables
Media speakers
Printed circuit boards
Printers, scanners, copiers and multifunction devices
Mobile phones
Desk phones and communication devices
Cables, floppy disks, CDs and DVD media
Televisions Plasma and LCD & CRT
Video players/DVD players
Hi-Fi and stereo equipment
Digital and cameras
Portable devices including GPS and PDA units
Small electronics
Electrical toys and gaming consoles
Electric jugs and fry pans
Bread makers
Mixers, toasters and juicers
Clock radios, digital scales and hair dryers
Microwaves, vacuum cleaners and electric tools
TV antennas

E-waste does not include:

White goods, such as fridges, washing machines, dryers
Barbeques 
Loose pictures tube, broken glass, CRT televisions and monitors
Smoke Detectors, CFL light tubes, bulk disposable single use alkaline batteries
X-ray machines, video tapes in bulk volumes
Hazardous waste
Products contaminated or suspec​ted of being contaminated with chemicals, biological agents, or other substances not associated with normal household environments.

Self-disposal options

Our residents have the opportunity to recycle old, broken or unwanted TVs and computers free at participating locations year-round. Go to the DropZone website for more information, or keep your eye out for one of our special collection days here at Council.

The DropZone website also has a full list of w​hat can and can't be accepted.

Contact 

For more information, contact our Customer Service Centre on 9707 9000.