Visit Queensland Health for details on current COVID-19 restrictions. Find out about City updates and community and small business relief.
The disposal of certain wastes must meet specific requirements to be accepted at our landfills. Click on the tiles below to find out more.
For items that you cannot transport or that cannot be recycled at a waste and recycling centre you may find a solution using the Recycling business directory.
You can also use Planet Ark's recycling near you tool to find options for materials not accepted for recycling at our centres, such as medical x-rays.
There are strict rules around the removal, transport and disposal of asbestos. Find out more.
Learn how to dispose of expanded plastic and polystyrene so they don’t become a serious environmental hazard.
Find out how to correctly dispose of animals that have died, to avoid harm to people.
Drums or any other containers that store chemicals or other hazardous materials need to be properly disposed of. Find out how.
Here you can find out more information about the City’s sharps disposal bins and what to do if you find incorrectly discarded needles and syringes.
Information about disposing of ammunition and explosive devices. Ammunition and explosive devices of any type are prohibited from all Waste and Recycling facilities throughout the Gold Coast.