Waste Disposal Sites

Surf Coast Shire waste transfer and resource recovery facilities include drop off facilities for household garbage and a range of recyclable materials from domestic sources.

Fees

Fees for Anglesea, Lorne and Winchelsea waste disposal sites (pdf)

Opening Hours

All waste disposal sites are closed on Christmas Day, but are open on other public holidays that fall on normal open days.

  Anglesea Landfill Anglesea Transfer Station Lorne Transfer Station Winchelsea Transfer Station
Address 50 Coalmine Rd
Anglesea
50 Coalmine Rd
Anglesea
370 Erskine Falls Rd
Lorne
55 Cressy Rd
Winchelsea
Mon 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 12pm closed
Tue 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm CLOSED 2pm - 4pm
Wed 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 12pm closed
Thurs 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm CLOSED 2pm - 4pm
Fri 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 12pm closed
Sat Closed except as noted below* 9am - 4pm 9am - 12pm 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Sun Closed 9am - 4pm 2pm - 5pm 9.30am - 12.30pm

*Anglesea Landfill is open on the following Saturdays: Easter Saturday, the Saturday preceding or following ANZAC day if the holiday falls on a Friday or Monday, Melbourne Cup weekend, and Saturdays during summer school holidays (as determined by the Victorian Department of Education www.education.vic.gov.au).

Materials Accepted

EPA Soil Disposal Requirement

 
Anglesea Landfill
Anglesea Transfer Station*
Lorne Transfer Station*
Winchelsea Transfer Station*
Household
Garbage
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Mixed Commercial and Industrial Waste
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Mixed Construction & Demolition Waste
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Clean Fill
(accepted at Anglesea Landfill)
Yes
No
No
No

Recyclable
Green waste
-
Yes
Yes
Yes
Commingled recyclables
-
Yes
Yes
Yes
Mattresses
-
Yes
Yes
Yes
Recyclable concrete/bricks
-
Yes
Yes
No
Recyclable timber
-
Yes
Yes
Yes
Recyclable metal
-
Yes
Yes
Yes
Recyclable plaster
-
Yes
No
No
E-waste (computers)
-
Yes
Yes
Yes
Tyres
-
Yes
Yes
Yes
Hard plastics
-
Yes
No
No
Automotive & marine batteries
-
Yes
Yes
Yes
Automotive oil (<20L)
-
Yes
Yes
Yes

* Council's transfer stations can only accept waste and recycling materials delivered in vehicles under four tonnes with no more than three cubic metres of waste. If you have a heavier vehicle with a larger load, please take it to the Anglesea Landfill or a recycling facility near you.

Materials Not Accepted

We can not accept: clinical wastes, liquid wastes, grease trap wastes, night soil wastes, used oil filters, asbestos*, gas cylinders, chemicals and hazardous or prescribed wastes of any kind.

Council’s gatehouse attendants and other waste management personnel are authorised to determine, on a case by case basis, whether items presented by customers will be accepted or refused.

*Asbestos: For information on the safe removal, transportation and disposal of asbestos, visit www.asbestos.vic.gov.au.  

Your Feedback is Important

If you have feedback about our transfer stations, email us at info@surfcoast.vic.gov.au.

Code Red fire danger rating days

All Transfer Stations and Anglesea Landfill will be closed on Code Red fire danger rating days.

Lorne and Winchelsea stations will also be closed on Extreme fire danger rating days. On Extreme days, Anglesea Landfill will open from 5am to 10am. The Anglesea Transfer Station will open from 9am to 10am.