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South Hedland LandfillSouth Hedland Landfill

The Town of Port Hedland Landfill Facility is located at the end of North Circular Road, South Hedland. On site is a weighbridge used to calculate chargeable commercial refuse, and to provide accurate records of all wastestream types committed to Landfill.

Hours Of Operation
Weekdays 7.30am - 4.30pm 
Saturday 8am - 4pm
Sunday 8am - 4pm 
Public Holidays 8am - 4pm 
Christmas Day and Good Friday CLOSED

Please note last entry is 15 minutes prior to gate closing time. 

Fees and Charges

INDUSTRIAL WASTE 
Industrial Waste per tonne (minimum charge) $125.00

Industrial Waste per m3 (minimum charge)

*Note this charge to apply ONLY when weighbridge is not operational

$125.00
Building rubble, bricks concrete, mangrove per tonne (minimum charge) $125.00

Building rubble, bricks concrete, mangrove per m3 (minimum charge)

*Note this charge to apply ONLY when weighbridge is not operational

$158.60
Uncontaminated Metal per tonne (minimum charge) $28.80

Uncontaminated Metal per m3 (minimum charge)

*Note this charge to apply ONLY when weighbride is not operational

$41.20

Uncontaminated Timber Products & Pallets per tonne (minimum charge)

$88.00

Uncontaminated Timber Products & Pallets per m3 (minimum charge)

*Note this charge to apply ONLY when weighbridge is not operational

$27.40
Uncontaminated Putrescible Waste per tonne (minimum charge) $76.20

Uncontaminated Putrescible Waste per m3 (minimum charge)

Note this charge to apply ONLY when weighbridge is not operational

$24.20
Clean Fill per tonne & m3 FREE
COMMERCIAL GREEN WASTE 
Green Waste (Uncontaminated) - Commercial Contractors per tonne (minimum charge) $55.00
Green Waste (Uncontaminated) - Commercial Contractors per m3 (minimum charge) $7.70
Green Waste (Contaminated) per tonne (minimum charge) $88.00
Green Waste (Contaminated) per m3 (minimum charge) $32.40
VEHICLES 
Truck bodies and large equipment per tonne *must be cut up* $125.00
Car bodies - Cut Up or Whole - Domestic Disposal only FREE
Trailers and boats (each) $125.00
200 litre drums (each) $28.80
Caravans (each) $125.00
LIQUID WASTE 

Grease traps, waste water, effluent (m3) - This charge applies only when weighbridge is not operational

$90.00
Grease traps, waste water, effluent, per tonne (minimum charge) $90.00
TYRES & RUBBER PRODUCTS 
ALL RUBBER PRODUCTS (per Tonne) $500

HAZARDOUS WASTE

ALL HAZARDOUS WASTE MUST BE PRE-APPROVED BY THE CO-ORDINATOR WASTE OPERATIONS AS ACCEPTABLE WASTE TO CLASS II LANDFILL STANDARD

 
Analysis of hazardous waste may by required before acceptance $453.20
Asbestos fully sealed in plastic per tonne (minimum charge) $175.00
Asbestos fully sealed in plastic, per m3 $175.00
SMF - Synthetic Mineral Fibre Insulation - fully sealed in plastic per tonne or part thereof $175.00
SMF - Synthetic MIneral Fibre Insulation fully sealed in plastic per m3 $175.00
Medical & biological waste / Quarantine per tonne $175.00
Contaminated soils per tonne (minimum charge) $175.00
Dead animals small animals each $60.00
Dead large animals (livestock) horses, cows, camels etc $175.00
OTHER FEES 
Special document disposal (per Tonne)

 $175.00

Use of weighbridge only - Non Certification Weight ONLY

$17.60

Weighbridge dockets - Reprint (per docket) $23.50
History Report per request $153.60
Use of Washdown Facility per truck - Refuse Trucks ONLY - includes cleaner $35.20
Relocation of Incorrectly Tipped Waste per hour / Minimum Charge 1 hr $412.00

Recycling

All materials deemed by Council to be recyclable, must be taken to the recycling area of the Landfill.

Fees

The fees were adopted by Council on 25 August 2016.

GST is payable on all landfill/waste disposal fees.

Payment Options

For the safety and security of its staff and customers, the Waste Management Centre does not take or hold cash on the premises.

Payment of fees and charges can be made through a pre-arranged account or alternatively they can be paid at the weighbridge with a credit card or via EFTPOS.

To open an account, please download this form and return to the Town via email: council@porthedland.wa.gov.au  or mail: PO Box 41, Port Hedland, WA 6721.

Comments And Feedback

Comment and feedback are welcome and can be made to staff at the landfill site. It should be noted that staff operate within guidelines set by management and hence any dispute regarding fees should be reported as below.

Disputes/Complaints

Should you have any dispute or complaint that cannot be addressed on site, please contact the Co-ordinator of Waste Operations, or the Manager Technical Services on (08) 9158 9700.

Town of Port HedlandTown of Port Hedland
Engineering Operations 
Waste Management Business Unit
Tel (08) 9158 9700
Email council@porthedland.wa.gov.au