E-waste is not allowed in your usual weekly rubbish collection.


Community Recycling Centre (CRC)

Take e-waste and other problem household waste to the Community Recycling Centre (Artarmon).


E-waste Drop Zones

E-waste can be disposed these e-waste drop zones (ring first - for changes, or charges).

Belrose Resource Recovery (SITA):  Crozier Road, Belrose, 1300 651 116

Domayne: 31-35 Epping Road, North Ryde, 9888 8888

Kimbriki Resource Recovery Centre: Mona Vale Rd, Ingleside / Terrey Hills, 9486 3512

SITA Resource Recovery Centre: 145 Wicks Road, North Ryde, 1300 651 116

Storage King: 8 Frederick St, St Leonards, 9436 1233; or 5 Lanceley Place, Artarmon, 9906 5005

Officeworks:  37 Epping Road, North Ryde, 9878 9400, five items per person, computers & accessories only.

More info: Refer to the Drop Zones website


Independent E-waste Recyclers

EPSA Waste
Drop off at 82 Marple Ave, Villawood 2163
Fees apply. Call to discuss. Mon - Fri: 8am - 4pm

Fees apply. Toll free: 1800 489 278

Service: recycle, refurbish and re-use
1300 201010, or info@greenbox.com.au
Drop off/pick up: 11/175 Briens Rd, Northmead, 2152
Fees apply

1300 4 EWASTE (1300 4 39278)
Drop off at Wetherill Park (8am-4pm Mon-Fri)  

Sims Recycling Solutions
1800 E RECYCLE (1800 373 2925)
1300 CLEAR IT (1300 253 2748)

Tech Collect
Find a drop-off location 


Cartridges: printers, photocopiers and fax cartridges may be dropped off at most Australia Post outlets. See Recycling Near You for more information.


Useful links

Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA) certifies and lists sustainable items to purchase.

Close the Loop recycle toner and inkjet cartridges, toner bottles as well as other print consumables.

Mobile Muster mobile phone recycling.

Reverse E-waste for govt or private partnership solution.


Charities Salvation Army: re-use (sold in Salvos stores), 13 16 40


Computer and TV Manufacturers

Contact these manufacturers to recycle, or get advice on how to recycle the item.

Apple Computers - Recycling
1300 321 456
Details from website: with a qualifying purchase, Apple will collect your old equipment and recycle for free.

DELL Computer Recycling
Service: recycling and refurbishing
1800 465 890, or recycling_dell_au@dell.com
Drop off /pick up: Will pick up DELL branded products from the north shore region free of charge.
Details: free recycling pickups for any Dell branded IT equipment via the website online form. For collection of all other brands please phone for information.

IBM Australia Ltd
Service: recycle, refurbish and re-use
1800 637 713, or disposal@au1.ibm.com
Fees apply for some items
Details: takes all brands of IT equipment.

Phone: 1300 13 SONY (7669) Mon-Fri, 8am to 6pm