Shepparton Resource Recovery Centre

Shepparton Resource Recovery Centre is located at 125 Wanganui Road, Shepparton (next to DECA).

Opening Hours

  • Monday to Saturday: 8.00am - 4.15pm
  • Sunday / Public Holidays: 9am - 4.15pm
  • Christmas Eve: 9am - 2.45pm

ALL CENTRES CLOSED: Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Anzac Day and Good Friday. 

Click here for opening hours for the Resale Shop.


Telephone Council on (03) 5832 9700.

Items Accepted for FREE

  • Batteries (household & car)
  • Cardboard (domestic quantities, clean and flat-packed)
  • Chemical containers suitable for the drumMUSTER program (under 20 litres). Bookings required - phone (03) 5832 9700.
    • Monday-Friday from 9.00am to 2.00pm.
    • Maximum of 100 drums per visit.
  • Fluorescent light tubes
  • Pallets (untreated, less than 3m3)
  • Paint (max 100 litres, Shepparton only)
  • Petroleum-based oil and empty containers (under 20 litres)
    Includes engine, gearbox, crankcase, hydraulic and sump oils. Does not include cooking oils, cutting oils, flammables or anything with a flash point below 63 degrees Celsius (for example: methylated spirits, kerosene).
  • Household recyclables (paper and cardboard, glass bottles and jars, plastics, tin, aluminium)
  • Steel (less than 3m3)
  • Washing machines
  • E-waste items (including toasters, hair dryers, alarm clocks, lamps, iPads, notebooks, tablets, smartphones and accessories, electronic toys, power tools, irons and other small electrical items.)

Items Accepted for a COST

Only EFTPOS (card) payments are accepted at this location (no cash). 

Click here for pricing

  • Air conditioners
  • Asphalt (clean)
  • Bricks (clay only, not ceramic)
  • Cardboard (commercial quantities)
  • Ceramic tiles and cement sheets (not containing asbestos)
  • Concrete
    Clean, free of adhesives, dirt or clay. Reinforced is ok, but all reinforcement must be trimmed off the outside of the concrete.
  • Electrical waste
    Also referred to as "e-waste". This includes all electronic items that can be plugged in/switched on. It is important that these items (for example: TVs, printers, computers) are recycled and not sent to landfill.
  • White goods (E.g. fridges, freezers. Excludes washing machines, which are accepted at no cost.)
  • Garden waste
  • Gas bottles (9kg or less)
  • Landfill waste
  • Mattresses (including mattress bases)
  • Pallet wood (commercial quantities)
  • Plasterboard
  • Polystyrene (commercial quantities)
  • Roofing tiles (clay only, not ceramic)
  • Tyres

Items NOT Accepted

  • Asbestos or materials containing asbestos
  • Cement sheets containing asbestos

    Please see our Asbestos Disposal Program page for details about how to dispose of asbestos at Cosgrove Landfill.

  • Cooking oils
  • Cutting oils
  • Flammables, and anything with a flash point below 63 degrees Celsius (for example: methylated spirits, kerosene)
  • Timber
  • Vinyl

Please try to avoid mixing your load, otherwise you will be charged for general waste rather than the individual material types.

Recycled Products For Sale

Greater Shepparton City Council has a variety of second-hand and recycled products for sale at our Resale Shops, which are part of our Resource Recovery Centres. Click below to see what's on offer - you might also find a bargain or two!