Due to COVID-19 impacts on our CRC collection provider, a maximum of 40L of paint containers will be accepted from commercial users.
The Community Recycling Centre has now reopened. COVID safety processes apply and all residents are asked to follow the directions of CRC staff.
COVID safety requirements:
The City of Canada Bay Community Recycling Centre for problem household wastes is located at 15-17 Regatta Road, Five Dock, adjacent to the Council depot entrance. The opening hours are:
For more information call the City of Canada Bay on 9911 6555 or visit the NSW EPA's Community Recycling Centre website.
This project was supported by the NSW Environmental Trust as part of the NSW EPA’s Waste Less, Recycle More initiative funded from the waste levy.
The problem wastes, listed below, accepted at the Centre will be sent for specialist recycling and must never be placed in any of your household bins.
You can drop off the following problem wastes for free:
Only household quantities of problem waste and up to 40L paint will be accepted. Maximum individual container size of 20L or 20kg. Please transport your materials carefully. Dangerous goods and items other than those listed will not be accepted.
The Community Recycling Centre only accepts the items above. Other household chemicals such as solvents, poisons and pool chemicals are not accepted. These materials are accepted at the Annual Household Chemical Cleanout event, held in October each year.
The Centre does not accept general household items, furniture or electronic waste. Visit our Item Lookup to find out how to manage these materials.