Jackson Street landfill and recycling centre

Glenorchy City Council is responsible for the Jackson Street Waste Mananagement Centre, which offers  

  • Landfill disposal for household and small business waste
  • Free public recycling drop-off for hard to recycle items e.g. car and household batteries; empty paint, oil and gas containers, flares etc.   
  • Dedicated landfill space for recycling white goods/metals, mattresses, tyres, glass, green waste and some types of household hazardous waste
  • Space for a Resource Recovery Centre for e-waste and 30 different categories of re-sellable items
  • Methane extraction system to generate electricity and reduce emissions

To find out more about the Jackson Street Landfill, including what is accepted, tollbooth costs, real-time information on wind closure plus a webcam showing tollbooth traffic, please visit our Jackson Street Landfill website.   

To find out more about the Resource Recovery Centre please visit their website (external site).

To find other local drop-off areas for hard to recycle items, e.g. X-rays, mobile phones and ink cartridges, please visit our Interactive Waste Map on our WasteStartsWithU website.