Community Recycling Centre

Liverpool City Council's Community Recycling Centre (CRC) provides the community with a free and convenient way of dropping off their problem waste for environmentally-friendly disposal and recycling.

The CRC is located at:

99 Rose St, Liverpool

and is open:

Monday to Friday: 8am – 3pm
Saturday: 8am – 3pm

Residents are able to dispose of the following waste items for FREE:


* See below for list of accepted
e-waste items

Fluoro Globes
& Tubes

Gas Bottles
& Fire Extinguishers
& Car Batteries
Ink Cartridges
(Click here for other drop-off locations)

Mobile Phones Motor
& Other Oils

Paint (oil and water-based)
max. container size 20kgs or 20L,
max. 100L in total volume)

Polystyrene Smoke Detectors X-rays
(Film only accepted,
please dispose of paper reports
and envelopes separately)

* Examples of electronic and electrical waste collected at the CRC include:

Conditions of Entry to the Community Recycling Centre


paintback Liverpool City Council's CRC is an authorised Paintback collection point. Please note that a limit of up to 100 litres of paint in containers of 20 litres or smaller applies. For volumes greater than 100 litres please contact Paintback directly on (03) 9670 3076 or via

Click here for more information about the Paintback scheme.

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.

The CRC facilitates the reprocessing and reuse of these materials and prevents them from entering landfill. By sorting your waste and taking it to your local CRC, you will:

  • Help improve recycling rates;
  • Save water, energy and other valuable natural resources; and
  • Protect the environment.

Click on the icons below to download Community Recycling Centre flyers in the languages indicated:

Free service

arabic Greek


EPA Mandarin

Spanish Vietnamese

For more information call the Environment Line on 131 555 or Liverpool City Council's Customer Service Centre on 1300 36 2170.

Alternatively visit or

This is a NSW EPA Waste Less, Recycle More initiative funded from the waste levy.

Last updated on 08 Aug 2017