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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

The tip remains open to the public, however residents are strongly encouraged to stay home to help protect our staff.

The Tip Shop will reopen on Wednesday 3 June.

Additional rules to be implemented upon reopening as per NSW Health regulations:

  • 20 customers maximum allowed in store at one time
  • maintaining distance of two arm lengths or 1.5m from others
  • practicing good hand hygiene
  • taking extra care if you're around vulnerable people
  • stay home if you are feeling unwell, even if you only have mild symptoms

Read more about Council's response to COVID-19.

Stotts Creek Resource Recovery Centre accepts general solid waste, construction and demolition waste, asbestos (see information for transport and disposal of asbestos ) and a wide range of recyclable items. Please note asbestos is NOT accepted on the weekends or after 2.30pm on weekdays, contact Council for further information.

Stotts Creek Resource Recovery Centre accepts cash, eftpos, visa, mastercard and cheque. There are also many items that can be taken to the tip for FREE disposal and recycling (175kB PDF).

Note: Proof of Tweed Shire residency is required to receive FREE recycling of select items and Tweed Shire waste rates.

Council monitors surface water and ground water at its landfill sites on a quarterly basis. It’s a requirement under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997, that this be made public. For further information please see Environmental Monitoring.

Location and operating hours

Leddays Creek Road,
Stotts Creek NSW 2487
(off Tweed Valley Way)

View in Google Maps (external link)

Opening hours (NSW times) - Resource Recovery Centre

  • Monday to Friday: 7am - 3.45pm
  • Weekends and public holidays: 9am - 3.45pm
  • Good Friday and Christmas Day: CLOSED

Opening hours (NSW times) - Tip Shop

  • Wednesday to Friday: 8:30am - 3:00pm
  • Saturdays: 9am - 3:00pm
  • Public holidays: CLOSED
  • Phone 0409 079 205 business hours only

Useful information

Fees and Charges

The Tip Shop

Other Services Offered

Waste Transport Licences - Commercial

Proposed Eviron Road Quarry and Landfill

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I open an account to operate at the Stotts Creek Resource Recovery Centre?

I have difficulty getting to the tip, does Council have another service to dispose of bulky items?

How much does it cost to dispose of rubbish at the tip?

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