Booked waste services
Find out about booking kerbside chipping or a bulky waste collection.
The Resource Recovery and Waste Management Facilities at Katoomba and Blaxland have closed to the public due to COVID-19.
There is no community access to the Facilities under any circumstances. The Facilities remain available exclusively for support the disposal of waste collected by the kerbside collection trucks and for business contractors.
Kerbside pickup of domestic waste continues as normal.
Booked waste services: Each residential property in the Blue Mountains can receive two booked waste services of their choice per financial year, at no extra cost, providing an easy way to get rid of bulky items.
28-30 Attunga Road, Blaxland
Blaxland Resource Recovery and Waste Management Facility (RRWMF) currently provides the following free waste disposal services to the Blue Mountains community:
There is a small vehicle area that allows safe drop-off for:
Blaxland RRWMF holds two free Chemical CleanOut events each year. Check our Chemical CleanOut section for further details
Larger quantities of recyclables can be disposed of free of charge if source separated/sorted and uncontaminated.
Blaxland RRWMF also accepts other items for disposal. For a comprehensive list including special wastes such as asbestos, refer to our Waste Management: Fees and Charges document below. Items charged are calculated by vehicle weight on a weighbridge at the entrance to the facility.
The Katoomba Resource Recovery Waste Management Facility small vehicle drop off area is currently closed.
Katoomba Resource Recovery and Waste Management Facility (RRWMF) small vehicle area provides the following free waste disposal services to the Blue Mountains community:
* Non-residents can also bring these items for free to the EPA funded Community Recycling Centre (CRC) at Katoomba RRWMF.
When open, Katoomba RRWMF also accepts other items for disposal. Refer to our Waste Management: Fees and Charges document below for more information. Items charged are calculated by vehicle weight on a weighbridge at the entrance to the facility.
If you have other household chemicals not listed above, check our Chemical CleanOut section for further details.
Blaxland and Katoomba RRWMF both have a Reuse Shed – this is where we turn trash to treasure. Any items too good to dismantle for recycling are given away for free!
As Katoomba RRWMF is no longer a landfill site, we cannot accept clean fill, asbestos, animal carcasses or other materials that require supervised and/or immediate burial. The facilities for these services are available at Blaxland RRWMF only.