Waste and Recycling

Collection of waste & recyclable material is contracted to Suez who are responsible for all bin repairs & replacement as well as handle all direct enquiries for efficient service. To visit their website, click here

Who do I contact about my bins?

Please contact Suez on 13 13 35 for enquiries relating to:

  • Bin collection (incl. bin days and missed services)
  • Repair of existing bins

Please contact the Town of Mosman Park on 9384 1633, for enquiries relating to:

  • Replacing existing bins
  • Request for additional bins

Who do the bins belong to?

The bins are the property of Suez. Your bins have serial numbers stamped on them and these numbers have been recorded against your property. The bin must remain at the property to which they are delivered.

How many bins are included in a ‘standard rubbish service’?

Each premises in the Town of Mosman Park is issued with two bins:

  • 1 x 120L bin (small bin with a green lid) is the weekly general waste bin and
  • 1 x 240L bin (larger bin with yellow lid) is the recycling bin, which is collected fortnightly on the same day as the general waste bin. 

What happens if I overload or overfill my bins?

If you overfill your bin or your bin is exceedingly heavy, the Town’s contractors will not collect your bin.  You will be required to remove the overloaded waste and contact the Suez to arrange another collection or alternatively wait until your next collection in a week’s time. Overfull bins are a health hazard that attract scavenging birds such as ravens and magpies.

Recycling Matters!

In WA our recycling centres are willing and able to take your recyclables. Not sure what goes into your yellow-lidded kerbside recycling bin? View the Recycling Matters Fact Sheet and find out what can and can’t go into your kerbside recycling bin.  If in doubt, put it in your general waste bin (dark green lid)

Unsure of how to dispose of a specific item? Then check out the Earth Carers A-Z Waste and Recycling Guide  for more information.

You can also check out the Recycle Right Website, for further tips and guidelines on what goes in which bin.

What can I do to make sure items I place in my recycling bin are in fact recycled?

What can’t I put in my bins?

  • Ash or hot coals/embers
  • Asbestos and building materials
  • Herbicides/pesticides
  • Car batteries
  • Poisons/chemicals/solvents/acids

What is hazardous waste and where can I depose of it?

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) includes unwanted household products that contain chemicals or substances that can be harmful to you, your family, your pets, or the environment.

The closest facility for Mosman Park residents to dispose of their HHW is:

The West Metro Recycling Centre
Cr Brockway Road and Lemnos Street
Shenton Park, WA

Residents can dispose up to 20 litres or 20 kilograms of HHW FREE of charge for the following items:

Acids Heavy Metal Compounds
Aerosols Inorganic Oxidizing Agents (e.g. pool chlorine)
Alkalis Gas Cylinders (small household)
Batteries (lead-acid and dry-cell) Smoke Detectors
Compact fluorescent lights and tubes Mercury (e.g. thermometres)
Cyanides Organic Peroxides
Electronic Waste (incl. mobile phones) Paint
Engine coolants and glycols PCB Materials
Fire Extinguishers (non-halon only) Pesticides
Flammable liquids (e.g. fuels and hydrocarbons) Printer Cartridges
Flammable soilds Solvents
Flares Unknown Chemicals (must be in sealed, chemical resistant)
General Household Chemicals (e.g cleaning products)  

Mattresses and asbestos are also accepted, but for a fee.  Please contact the Facility for current fees and conditions.

For more information on any of the above, please contact The West Metro Recycling Centre on (08) 9384 2544.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 7.30am - 3.45pm
Weekends 10.00am - 1.00pm
Public Holidays 7.30am - 1.00pm (closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and New Year’s Day)

Is there anywhere locally I can recycle my household batteries and mobile phones?

Yes there is!  Please visit the Town’s Administration Building or The Grove Library to conveniently dispose of your household batteries and mobile phones.  

Help I have excess waste to dispose of! Where can I take it?

Residents may dispose of excess rubbish at The West Metro Recycling Centre, located on the corner of Brockway Road and Lemnos Street in Shenton Park.

To visit the WMRC website, click here, or if you wish to view WMRC's current waste disposal fees, click here.

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