Waste Wizard - what goes where?

Waste Wizard icon Not sure how to dispose of something? It can be confusing!

Search our Waste Wizard to find out ‘what goes where’.

If the Waste Wizard can’t find your item, we will do the investigating for you. Take a photo and email it to resourcerecovery@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Top tips to recycle more

  • Show your kids how to become ‘waste detectives’ using our Waste Wizard (above).
  • Use Council’s on-call kerbside collection service to have larger household items picked up.
  • Items in good condition can often be sold, given away, or donated to charity.

Beyond the bin

Many businesses let you drop off items for recycling:

Item Drop off
Household batteries, printer cartridges and mobile phones Council's Administration centres
Mobile phones, electronic waste, pens and markers Bins at Officeworks
Soft plastics REDcycle bins at Coles and Woolies
Cans, bottles St Vincent De Paul, 57 Ourimbah Road, Tweed Heads
Household batteries, mobile phones and accessories Pottsville Beach Neighbourhood Centre in the Technology Centre