Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) includes unwanted household products that contain chemicals, flammable constituents, corrosive and oxidiser agents or toxic substances that can be harmful to you, your family, your pets and the environment.Hazardous
Waste can be dangerous at every stage of its ‘life’; that is because these materials could:
Please do not dispose of these items in your household rubbish bin, recycling bin or bulk verge collection.
Download WALGA Household Hazardous Waste Information Sheet which includes disposal site locations
Residents are encouraged to dispose of their household hazardous waste (HHW) at Red Hill Waste Management Facility as they accept the vast majority of HHW however, you can drop off your household hazardous waste for free at any of the 13 locations across WA.
House Hazardous Waste accepted at Walliston Transfer Station
Household Hazardous Waste accepted at Red Hill Waste Management Facility:
Incorrect disposal of household hazardous wastes can pollute the environment and pose a threat to human health. Please contact waste facility for other costs of disposal.
Red Hill Waste Management Facility can accept up to 20 litres or 20 kilograms per material type of household hazardous waste.
This Program is funded by the Waste Authority through the Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Account.
How can I safely storage or Transport HHW?
Asbestos can be taken to Red Hill for processing, however it is not free for residents of the City of Kalamunda with pricing dependent on amount. Prior warning of a delivery of Asbestos is also required as staff assistance is required when removing from
vehicle. For more information see Asbestos and asbestos cement at Red Hill Waste Management Facility.
It is hard to tell just by looking if a product contains asbestos, if in doubt it is always recommended to seek professional advice and treat any material believed to be asbestos as asbestos. Homes built prior to 1990 and have not been renovated have
a higher chance of containing asbestos. See the image for areas of the home where asbestos could be found.
View asbestosawareness website for further information
NOTE: Red Hill Waste Management is NOT free of charge for City of Kalamunda residents to dispose of other waste types. There are charges associated with disposing of other non-hazardous waste materials at this facility. Please contact this facility for further information.
Walliston Transfer Station
Red Hill Waste Management Facility
We respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Whadjuk Noongar People as the Custodians of this land. We also pay respect to all Aboriginal community Elders, past, present and future who have and continue to reside in the area and have been an integral part of the history of this region.