SHIRE OF IRWIN - A BRILLIANT BLEND

Recycling Centre

Recycling Centre
Containers for Change

Commenced 2 October 2020

The Shire of Irwin have partnered with Western Australia Return Recycle Renew and opened a Containers for Change Refund Point at the Dongara Recycling Centre. 

Important Information

If you are new to the scheme or just don't have one yet, a scheme ID is a great way to receive your refund straight into your bank account.

Sign up by visiting the Containers for Change website below.

Containers for Change website  

 Western Australia Return Recycle Renew (WARRRL)

 

Containers for Change Open Hours

CDS Open Hours
Domestic customersHours
Friday10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday9:00 am - 2:00 pm

* Bulk deliveries by appointment only

Commercial / CharitiesHours
Monday8:00 am - 10:00 am
Thursday8:00 am - 10:00 am

* Please contact the Shire if the scheduled opening hours don't suit commercial / charity operations.

 

Recycling Centre (Tip Shop) hours

Recycling Centre (Tip Shop)

The Shire’s recycling centre, also known as the Tip Shop is located on Dee Street, Port Denison.

DaysTimes
Monday to Friday7:30am - 2:30pm
Saturday and Sunday9:00am - 2:00pm
Public Holidays9:00am - 2:00pm
ClosedChristmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday

Recycling Items (Tip Shop)

 Items  that may be accepted include:

  • Furniture
  • Tools
  • Building materials
  • Toys
  • Bicycles, scooters
  • Crockery
  • Bric-a-brac
  • Any other reusable household items

Recycling waste items

Accepted at the Transfer Station includes:

  • Greenwaste
  • Aluminium cans
  • Scrap metal
  • Newspapers
  • Household items which may be of use to somebody
  • Second hand building materials

 

Please ensure containers are not contaminated and lids are removed to assist with faster processing.

Domestic Customers

Where?

Irwin refund point

Dongara Transfer Station (Dee Street, Port Denison)

How?

Option 1 - Over the counter refund

  • Bring eligible containers to the Refund Point where they will be counted and refunds processed directly into your scheme ID account or by cash.

* To reduce wait times in the start up phase limits apply to 150 containers per transaction

Option 2 - Bag drop

Bring containers in a bag clearly marked with your:

  • Scheme ID
  • Name & phone number

and place in the express 'Bag n Go' area.  Refuds will be processed into your scheme account or by cash.

Option 3 - Donate

Take your eligible containers to the Community Resource Centre where your refund will go back into the community.

 

* Please be paitent with staff as we identify ways to minimise customer wait times.

containers for change Poster - domestic 

Commercial / Community / Charity Groups

Where?

Irwin refund point

Dongara Transfer Station (Dee Street, Port Denison)

How?

Bulk delivery arrangements

  • Drop off your containers in agreed storage infrastructure clearly marked with your Scheme ID.
  • Refunds will be processed directly into your scheme ID account within five (5) business days.

 

 * Please be paitent with staff as we identify ways to minimise customer wait times.

containers for change Poster - commercial / charities

Important Information

Bulk claim arrangement and service agreement

  • Bulk claim agreements are required for all groups / organisations for quantities in excess of 1,500 containers / transaction.
  • Please contact the Shire on  9927 0000 to obtain a bulk claim agreement.

Containers for Change Scheme Account

  • A scheme ID is required for all bulk deliveries. Sign up by visiting the Containers for Change website

 Containers for Change website

Need more information on what types of storage infrastructure to use - please call the Shire

contact Information

Contact Info

For any recycling enquiries, please contact Technical Services  on   9927 0000    reception@irwin.wa.gov.au