Waste facilities in Port Stephens
There are two waste facilities in Port Stephens that accept most types of waste that cannot be placed in red or yellow bins.
Salamander Bay Waste Transfer Station
4 Tarrant Rd Salamander Bay
Phone: 02 4988 0690
|Monday - Friday||7.15am to 3.30pm|
|Sunday||8am to 2pm|
- Download the 2020 to 2021 Salamander Bay Waste Transfer Station fees and charges
All vehicles will be weighted on their way in and out of the transfer station. You will pay by weight and there will be a minimum fee for all vehicles.
The following waste is accepted:
- domestic waste
- bulky waste
- green waste
- household recycling
- car batteries
- motor oil
- construction and demolition waste
- old furniture
- broken appliances
We encourage you to take working furniture and appliances to a second-hand shop for it to be reused.
The following waste is not accepted:
2021 New Year closures
The Waste Transfer Station will be closed on the following days:
- Friday 1 January 2021
- Tuesday 26 January 2021
Newline Road Waste Facility
Newline Road, Raymond Terrace
Ph: 02 4983 4100
The Newline Road Waste and Composting Facility is a commercially operated waste site. It is managed by SUEZ
|Monday to Friday||6am to 4.30pm|
|Saturday||8am to 3.30pm|
Community Recycling Centres
These items can be dropped off for free at Salamander Bay Waste Transfer Station, Community Recycling Centre or at a Chemical Clean Out.
Find out where your nearest Community Recycling Centre is below and what items are accepted.
- If you regularly have excess waste you may like to commence an additional service. Contact us to find out more.
- The Financial Assistance Program allows charitable, not for profit and benevolent organisations to dispose of waste at no cost to the organisation. Download the Financial Assistance Application available on our A-Z forms page to apply.
Contact our Waste Team
- Phone: 02 4988 0255
- Fax: 02 4983 1296
As per license requirements, any complaints related to the operation of Salamander Bay Waste Transfer Station License No. 13267 can be made via Council's complaint line 02 4988 0255.