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Knox Transfer Station and Recycling Facility

The Knox Transfer Station and Recycling Facility is our local recycling and disposal site.

It offers environmentally-friendly waste disposal and is a local recycling and trading centre.

When to use the transfer station

The transfer station is a waste disposal service or recycling service for bigger and hard to dispose of items. It is good for house and yard clean-ups.

Local businesses may also use it for their waste and recycling.

It's also perfect if you have used up both of your yearly hard waste collections.

Find out more about the Knox Transfer Station.


251 George St, Wantirna South VIC 3152.
Phone: 9887 4222.

Opening hours

Knox Transfer Station has reopened to the public. Check website for details.

What you can take to the transfer station

The Knox transfer station transfers and recycles a wide range of items. Discover what you can and can't drop off.

Charges may apply for some items that you want to recycle, such as paint, motor oil, gas bottles, mattresses and some electrical items. Check Gate Prices at Knox Transfer Stations & Recycling Facilities.


You may need to pay fees to drop off some items. Fees are calculated per cubic metre or sometimes per tonne, but some items are free.

The gate attendant determines the volume of loads and pricing. Check the Knox Transfer Station & Recycling Facility website for current fees.

Other locations for disposal of waste

Please note that charges apply for the following:

Whitehorse Recycling and Waste Centre (Whitehorse City Council)

Corner of Burwood Highway and Morack Road, Vermont South.
Phone: 9262 6236.

Lysterfield Transfer Station

840 Wellington Road, Lysterfield.
Phone: 9753 5411.

Accepts food waste.

Monash Waste Transfer and Recycling Station

380 Ferntree Gully Road, Notting Hill.
Phone: 9518 3767.

No food waste or chemicals accepted. They do accept:

  • paint
  • motor oil
  • batteries
  • BBQ gas cylinders
  • fluorescent tubes.

Outlook Environmental Transfer Station - Suez Hampton Park

274 Hallam Road, Hampton Park.
Phone 13 13 35.

Accepts food waste.

Need help?

Contact us and we will get back to you.

Or call our Customer Service team on 9298 8000.

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