Palmerston's waste transfer station is currently located at the Archer Recycling Centre & Waste Transfer Station, off Elrundie Avenue (south of Chung Wah Terrace). It's open 7 days a week from 8am-6pm.

Access is restricted to domestic vehicles (sedans, panel vans, station wagons, motorcycles and utes) and connected standard trailers with the capacity to carry no more than one tonne.

Users are required to show proof of Palmerston residency, such as a driver's licence, rates notice or household mail with your address. Due to the limited capacity of the site waste from outside the municipality is not accepted.

The transfer station has a number of waste and recycling facilities available for the responsible disposal of items including:

  • General household waste
  • Green waste
  • Whitegoods
  • Cardboard and paper
  • Gas bottles

The transfer station does not accept the following:

  • Car bodies
  • Tyres
  • Toxic substances
  • Sewerage effluent
  • Asbestos

Hazardous/chemical waste products are able to safely and correctly be disposed of at either; NTRS or Cleanaway

If you have any questions about the Archer Recycling Centre & Waste Transfer Station, contact Council on (08) 8935 9950.

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