Waste Management

Kentish Council provides a variety of waste management services to the community.

See below for details of:

  • Waste Collection Services
  • Recycling Services
  • Waste Transfer Station Times
  • Mobile Phone Disposal
  • Ink & Toner Recycling
  • Household Chemical Waste Collection
  • Asbestos Removal
Please contact the Council Office for other waste management enquiries.


Waste Collection

Waste collection is weekly on WEDNESDAY or FRIDAY as shown on the map below

Waste Collection Map

Domectic Recycling Services 

Recycling collection is FORTNIGHTLY on FRIDAY from 6AM

Recycling Dates for 2018 are: 

January 5

July 6

January 19

July 20

February 2

August 3

February 16

August 17

March 2

August 31

March 16

September 14

March 29 (Thursday due to Easter)

September 28

April 13

October 12

April 27

October 26

May 11

November 9

May 25

November 23

June 8

December 7

 June 22

December 21




Kerbside Recycling


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Waste Transfer Stations 


Hours of Operation:

 Sheffield Waste Transfer Station East Victoria St Sheffield


12 noon-5:00pm




12 noon-5:00pm


8 am - 1 pm


8 am - 1 pm


12 noon-5:00pm


12 noon-5:00pm

Wilmot Waste Transfer Station 130 Lake Barrington Road Wilmot




 9:00am-12:00 noon



Clean Up Mobile Phones - Mobile Phone Disposal

Download PDF Fact Sheet

Frequently Asked Questions

Ink and Toner Recycling

Kentish Council encourages recycling of your used ink and toner cartridges.

Collection points are located at the Council Offices in High Street Sheffield or at the Post Office

Planet Ark  Cartridges 4 Planet Ark


HP recycle  HP Planet Partners

Household Chemicals

Household chemical drop off will occur again at some stage this year on a date to be advised.


Asbestos Information

Asbestos Awareness Campaign

 Government Website Information: A Guide for Householders and the General Public

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