Recycling drop-off centres

We have two locations where Yarra residents can dispose of their recycling.

Drop off centre

 Clifton Hill

Burnley Depot

 Address 168 Roseneath Street, Clifton Hill
 (35m east of the entrance to the main Yarra Council depot)
 440 Burnley Street, Burnley.
 Opening hours

 Monday to Friday
 8:30am - 3:45pm (excluding public holidays)

 Saturday and Sunday

 Note: The Clifton Hill centre might close temporarily if temperature exceeds 35c.

 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
 Who can use it?


 Yarra residents, with ID*

 Note: In line with Victorian Government requirements, visitors will need to check in and provide proof that they are fully vaccinated, or a valid exemption.

 Yarra residents, with ID*
 What can be recycled?  Most things – see below  Paper and cardboard only

* You will be asked for identification by the attendants at the recycling centre so please make sure that you have a copy of your rates notice or a driver's licence when attending the recycling centre.

What can I recycle at the Clifton Hill recycling centre? 

See below a list of items you can recycle at the drop-off centre, find out where they go and what they are used for.

Free mulch for residents

Residents can get free mulch from the Clifton Hill recycling drop-off centre.

The availability, amount and type will vary.

What about hard rubbish or green waste?

Yarra residents can book two free hard rubbish and unlimited green waste collections.

What about other materials?

If you have other materials that you wish to dispose of, you can go to a public transfer station. Yarra does not have a transfer station but there are waste transfer stations located outside of Yarra.