Paint Recycling

Permanent Detox Your Home Facilities

Department of Sustainability are working in partnership with councils to provide a number of permanent drop off facilities which will accept paint, motor oil, batteries and gas cylinders only. Permanent facilities do not accept the full range of chemicals that are accepted at collection events.

Where are the facilities located?

Permanent Detox Your Home Locations:

Metropolitan Locations


Banyule Waste Recovery Centre
307-325 Waterdale Road, Bellfield (corner Banksia Street) (Melway Ref 31 F4)
Ph: (03) 9490 4222


Brimbank City Council Depot
Stadium Drive, Keilor Park (Melway Ref 15 C5)
Ph: (03) 9249 4000


City of Casey Transfer and Recycling Centre
Cemetery Road, Cranbourne (Melway 133 G7)
Ph: (03) 09705 5200


Darebin Resource Recovery Centre
Kurnai Avenue, Reservoir (off Henty Street) (Melway Ref 18 C6)
Ph: (03) 8470 8888


Melton Recycling Facility
33-41 Ferris Road, Melton (Melway Ref 343 H1)
Ph: (03) 9743 1983


Mornington Waste Disposal Centre
134 Watt Road, Mornington (Melway Ref 145 K3)
Ph: 1300 850 600


Monash Waste Transfer & Recycling Station*
380 Ferntree Gully Rd, Notting Hill (Melway Ref 70 H8)
Ph: (03) 9518 3767
Site does NOT accept fire extinguishers and gas cylinders


Detox Your Home – mobile service

The mobile service accepts a wide range of household chemical products on scheduled weekends at specific collection sites around Victoria. See the Detox Your Home – mobile service article (link below) to find out when the free disposal service will be in your area and what chemicals you can take – http://www.resourcesmart.vic.gov.au

What can I do to Detox My Home?

You can take all household substances to a Detox Your Home collection. All containers should be 20 litres or less. They do not accept: farm, industrial and commercial-use chemicals, asbestos, ammunition or flares.

Contact the Sustainability Victoria InfoLine (Victoria only) on 1800 353 233 for more information or visit their website – http://www.sustainability.vic.gov.au