Resource management centres


Please note customers are asked to abide by physical distancing measures within drop-off facilities, including the Green Shed, and remember that sites are no longer accepting cash payments.

Disposal fees are eftpos only. Resource management centres are no longer accepting cash.

Canberra has two resource management centres where ACT residents can dispose of items that don't belong in household wheelie bins. For advice on the best way to recycle or dispose of specific items search our Recyclopaedia!

Locations and opening hours

Mitchell Resource Management Centre - Flemington Road, Mitchell

Mugga Lane Resource Management Centre - Mugga Lane, Symonston

Both locations open: 7.30 am - 5 pm, seven days per week. Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day.

Disposal fees at ACT Resource Management Centres can be made by EFTPOS only. Cash payments are not accepted.

Resource Management Centres support ACT residents to responsibly recycle and dispose of items that don’t belong in household wheelie bins.

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What can I drop off?

The following items can be dropped off at the resource management centres: