Green Waste Processing

Residents may bring CLEAN GREEN WASTE to the Regional Resource Recovery Centre (RRRC) located in Canning Vale. It comprises a Green Waste Processing Facility (fees apply, see below).

The Green Waste Processing Facility located in Canning Vale creates mulch from the clean green waste gathered by council verge collections. Green waste is also accepted from residents and commercial operators who bring it to the RRRC on trailers.

100% of the Green Waste is recovered, with no residual waste going to landfill.

Clean Green Waste can be delivered direct to:
Regional Resource Recovery Centre
350 Bannister Road, Canning Vale, WA, 6155

The RRRC is open 7 days a week, 8.00 to 4.00pm (except Christmas Day and New Years Day)
Telephone (admin): +61 8 9256 9555
Telephone (weighbridge): +61 8 9256 9510

The following items CAN be processed:

    • Tree loppings and shrub prunings up to 1.5 metres in length and 350mm in diameter
    • Palms (max cut lengths 1.5m)
    • Bags or boxes of leaves or grass clippings (bags and boxes must be taken away after delivery)

The following items CANNOT be processed:

  • Weeds and root materials
  • Sand and soil materials
  • Dug out lawn
  • General rubbish
  • Junk or whitegoods (these will only be collected during the annual junk verge collections)

 

Public Rates effective from 1 July 2014:

Green Waste

Green Waste Gate Fees Price (Incl GST)
Cars, Utilities & Trailers up to 1.5 cubic metres $30.00 per entry
Cars, Utilities & Trailers up to 1.5 – 3.0 cubic metres $55.00 per entry
Trucks and Heavy Vehicles $75.00 per tonne
Trucks and Heavy Vehicles minimum entry charge $75.00 per entry
Trucks and Heavy Vehicles oversized logs > 1.5m length, 0.3m Wide $150.00 per tonne

Palms (cut lengths 1.5m)

Green Waste Gate Fees Price (Incl GST)
Cars, Utilities & Trailers up to 1.5 cubic metres $55.00 per entry
Cars, Utilities & Trailers up to 1.5 – 3.0 cubic metres $75.00 per entry
Trucks and Heavy Vehicles $150.00 per tonne
Trucks and Heavy Vehicles oversize > 1.5m length, 0.3m Wide $150 per tonne

Weighbridge out of use

In the event that the weighbridge is not operational, prices will be calculated by weight.

Green Waste Gate Fees Price (Incl GST)
Uncompacted green waste (heavy vehicle) $25.00 per wheel
Compacted green waste (heavy vehicle) $33.00 per wheel
Cars and Trailers over 3.0m3 $60.00 per entry