Waste Fees

Kingborough Waste Services (KWS) operates the Barretta Waste Management Facility at 1922 Channel Highway, Barretta, Tasmania. The Barretta Facility includes a Re-Use Shop, recycling and green waste areas and general refuse drop off points.

KWS also manages the Bruny Island Transfer Station located at P231 Bruny Island Main Road, Bruny Island. This facility provides large bins for general waste and recycling and can also receive green waste up to a maximum of 5m3.

KWS aims to deliver sustainable, value for money waste management services to the Kingborough community. For more information about the facilities, initiatives and opening hours, visit the Kingborough Waste Services page.

Barretta Waste Management Facility Fees 2019-20

DescriptionFee
General waste (per tonne)$ 118
General waste (minimum charge)$ 11
Car tyres$ 7 each
Car tyres on rim$ 11 each
Light truck tyres$ 13 each
Light truck tyres on rim$ 18 each
Truck tyres$ 26 each
Gas bottlesNo charge
Green waste (per tonne in excess of 100kg)$ 100
Green waste (minimum charge)$ 11
Steel waste (per tonne)$ 50
Recycling (no general waste included)No charge

Bruny Island Transfer Station Fees 2019-20

DescriptionFee
Garbage Bags
Single garbage bag$ 5
Two garbage bags$ 8
Three garbage bags$ 12
Light Vehicles
Light vehicles without trailer - three bags 55 litre$ 12
Light vehicles with or without trailer <1m3 load$ 16
Light vehicles with or without trailer <3m3 load$ 27
Light vehicles with or without trailer <5m3 load$ 35
Green Waste
Three garbage bags$ 9
Clean green waste <1m3 load$ 10
Clean green waste 1 - 3m3 load$ 21
Clean green waste 3 - 5m3 load$ 25
Clean green waste <12 GVM$ 36
Other
Car tyres (each)$ 7 each
Car tyres on rim$11
Light truck tyres$13
Light truck tyres on rim$18
Truck tyres$26
Gas bottles No charge
Steel (per cubic metre)$ 5
Car bodies (full or half)Not accepted