Recycling & Waste Facilities

Recycling & Waste Facilities

The Armidale Waste Transfer Station is designed to maximise recycling and reuse of material. At the Transfer Station you are encouraged to sort your load into various skips. If your load is mixed/or contaminated and only fit for landfill, you will be charged a higher fee.

Armidale Transfer Station

108 Long Swamp Road
Armidale NSW 2350
Phone: (02) 6772 7090

Armidale Recycling Centre

Situated at the Transfer Station 
Phone: (02) 6772 2033

Opening hours for Transfer Station and Recycling Centre:

Monday - Friday, 7.30am - 5.00pm (no entry after 4:45pm)
Weekends and Public Holidays, 12 noon - 5.00pm (no entry after 4:45pm)

The Waste Management Facility is closed Christmas Day and open from 12:00 - 5:00pm (no entry after 4:45pm) Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

Armidale Recycling Shop - Rockets Recycling Shop

Situated at the Transfer Station
Opening Hours: Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm (no entry after 4:45pm)
Saturday and Sunday 12.00pm - 5.00pm (no entry after 4:45pm)
Closed Public Holidays
Phone: (02) 6772 9518

A user pays system is operated at the gates.

Please cover all rubbish being transported to the Waste Disposal Depot.

For Sale:

The Armidale Waste Transfer Station has the following available for purchase:

  • Mulch @ $17.00 per cubic meter
  • City to Soil Compost @ $50 per cubic meter for "A" Grade Compost (1 per customer)

Due to testing requirements and processing logistics, compost is only be available from time to time. Currently we have limited quantities and the materials will only be available until sold out.

Delivery is available for Mulch orders up to 5 cubic meters (depending on booking availability). To find out availability, or for more information, please contact the Transfer Station on 02 6772 7090.

Smaller Waste Transfer facilities serving the rural area are located at:

Guyra Recycling & Transfer Station

The Recycling Centre is open four days a week.

Opening hours: Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00am to 5:00pm  (no entry after 4:45pm)
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am to 5:00pm (no entry after 4:45pm)
CLOSED: Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Tilbuster Waste Transfer Station

Location: Northern Side of Tilbuster Bridge
Opening hours: Saturday & Sunday, 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Ebor Waste Transfer Station

Location: 5 to 6km from Ebor on Waterfall Way.
Opening hours: For vehicle access - Monday and Thursday 10am to 2pm. There is a smaller gate open at all times.

Wollomombi Waste Transfer Station

Location: near Chandler School
Opening hours: Saturday, 8.00am - 12noon

Hillgrove Waste Transfer Station

Location: On the Hillgrove Common
Opening hours: Sunday, 8.00am - 12noon