Tip Information

We operate four transfer stations for ratepayers and residents, not for commercial operators.

You can deposit up to a maximum of 3 cubic metres of rubbish at our transfer stations. Disposal fees vary depending on the type and quantity of rubbish you are disposing of.

Please note that the changed operating times at  Trafalgar and Lardner transfer stations will continue.

TRAFALGAR TRANSFER STATION

Giles Road, Trafalgar Phone: 0407 505 108

Operating Hours:

Saturday, Sunday, Monday from 9.00am - 5.00pm

LARDNER TRANSFER STATION

Simpson Road, Lardner Phone: 5626 1399

Operating Hours:

Open every day 10.00am - 4.00pm

NEERIM SOUTH TRANSFER STATION

Neerim East Road, Neerim South Phone: 0438 281 444

Operating Hours:

Fri, Sun 10.00 am - 4.00pm

ERICA TRANSFER STATION

Mathiesons Road, Erica Phone: 0400 251 620

Operating Hours:

Mon, Wed, Sun 12.00 noon - 4.00pm

The transfer stations are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day and Good Friday.

Payments

Lardner Transfer Station now accepts EFTPOS and credit card payments, as well as cash. Trafalgar, Neerim South and Erica Transfer Stations only accept cash. There is no provision for cheques at any of the transfer stations.

Transfer stations do not accept builders waste (bricks, concrete, soil etc)

Please secure your load before visiting our transfer stations. A penalty under the Environment Protection Act 1970 will apply for litter generated from your vehicle.

Costs can be reduced significantly by separating your recyclables from other waste. Most recyclable waste can be deposited free of charge (except green organics). 

For directions to each of our transfer stations click on the links.

Disposable Items

Paint tins (but not chemical containers) are accepted at each of our transfer stations at very nominal fees; oils and batteries, and fridges and air conditioners are accepted free of charge. A nominal fee is charged for commercial paper and cardboard.

A list of items that can be recycled and deposited free of charge at the transfer stations is included in our Disposal Information leaflet 2013-2014. 

Mattresses are accepted for a fee of $20 for single and $30 for double/queen/king. Mattress bases are also accepted for a fee of $20 for single and $30 for double/queen/king.

Disposal of Asbestos and Contaminated Soils

Asbestos is not accepted at our transfer stations, please contact the Environmental Protection Authority on (03) 5176 1744 for disposal information in our area.

For disposal of contaminated soils please contact Gippsland Water on (03) 5177 4427.

Baw Baw Shire Council can provide access to hard copies of the location maps for sight impaired residents. Please call Council on 5624 2411 to arrange a time to view the maps at a Council office or to have a copy sent to you.  Council only has a PDF version of the Disposal Information brochure and it can also be viewed at a Council office or we can arrange for a copy to be sent to you.