Palmerston’s waste transfer station is located at the Archer Waste Management Facility, off Elrundie Avenue (south of Chung Wah Terrace). 

It is open 8.00am - 6.00pm, seven (7) days a week, including public holidays. Christmas Day opening hours are from 8.00am - 12.00pm. 

Proof of residency within Palmerston is required to access the facility, eg, drivers’ licence, rates notice or household mail.

Your vehicle size and load must be able to manoeuvre, operate and ensure it does not compromise the safety or operation of normal domestic vehicles such as utes or cars towing a trailer.

For safety purposes please wear covered shoes, ensure children and pets remain inside vehicles and adhere to the 10km/h speed limit. 

The facility has a number of recycling options available for the responsible disposal of items, as well as a general waste disposal area. Please check our recycling and waste guide here before planning your visit.

The facility cannot accept any toxic or hazardous waste, soil, car bodies or tyres. Please visit our recycling and waste guide to see further disposal options or contact Council. 

Please note, we cannot accept commercial waste or waste from outside the municipality (Palmerston). 

For general enquiries, please contact Council on (08) 8935 9922.


Access and entry conditions - vehicle size
Environment Protection Licence