Community Recycling Centre
Blacktown residents now have access to two local Community Recycling Centres, that provide a convenient way to dispose of problem waste in an environmentally friendly way.
Penrith Community Recycling Centre:
Location: Gate 3, 96 Dunheved Circuit, St Marys
Phone: 4732 7777 (Penrith City Council)
Hawkesbury Community Recycling Centre:
Location: 1 The Driftway, South Windsor
Phone: 4560 4444 (Hawkesbury City Council)
You can dispose of the following waste items for free at the community recycling centre:
polystyrene (Penrith only)
fluorescent globes and tubes
gas bottles and fire extinguishers
household and car batteries
motor and other oils
electronic and electrical waste, including:
only household quantities of the above materials will be accepted. As a guide a maximum container of 20 litres or 20 kilograms for each of the wastes listed
general household rubbish or bulky household waste (such as furniture and green waste) will not be accepted.
Storing and transporting your problem waste
Please handle and transport your materials carefully and safely. Protect your vehicle by placing items on a protective sheet or tray in the boot to capture any leakages or breakages.
This is a NSW EPA Waste Less, Recycle More initiative funded from the waste levy.