Rubbish bins


Batteries are one of the most common hazardous waste materials that are incorrectly placed in kerbside bins.

For a quick search of Metro battery bin locations visit:

In the Metro area many of the Regional Councils have a community or school collection program. Contact your council for more information.

Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council
School and public recycling program:

Mindarie Regional Council
School recycling program:

Community drop off locations:

Western Metropolitan Regional Council
Community drop off locations:

Rivers Rivers Council
Community drop off locations:

Southern Metropolitan Regional Council
For community drop off points visit the Recycle Right website at or download the free app:

In regional areas there are fewer recycling collection points so contact your Local Government.

For more information, visit the Household Hazardous Waste page. If you are a Local Government in a regional area, you may be able to take your batteries to a regional Household Hazardous Waste Facility.