Transfer Station

Container filled with waste

* This facility remains open on weekdays (8am – 4pm) and weekends (10am – 4pm), but is currently only accepting vouchers from residents and card-based payment.)

Open hours

Monday-Friday: 8am-4pm.
On weekends during November, the Transfer Station will be open two hours earlier: from 8am-4pm. The Transfer Station will return to a 10am opening on weekends from 1 December.
Public holidays: 10am-4pm
Closed Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Anzac Day and Good Friday.


119 Gillies Street South, Alfredton.


How much will this cost?

See our pricing page for a breakdown of items and prices.


For industries looking to use our landfill site, call The Twigg Group on 5342 8540.


Sort your load

Clearly separating your load can lower your fees and is much quicker to unload.

Sort your materials into:

  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Aluminium
  • HDPE, PET, and PVC bottles and containers
  • Newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Cardboard (flattened)


Resale shed

Do you have old items in usable condition?

Items such as bikes, play equipment, and other garage sale items can be resold, saving them from landfill.

Call our Transfer Station team on 5334 2621 to discuss drop-offs and purchases.


Chemical Waste

Detox your home is a safe, free and easy-to-use service to dispose of highly toxic, unwanted household chemicals such as solvents, poisons and cleaning products. The Transfer Station is a Permanent Drop-off Site.

Find out which items are accepted at Detox your home sites.

Please note: Ballarat Transfer Station currently does not accept pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and nail polish remover.


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