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Lithgow Solid Waste Facility 2023/24 Fees and Charges

Lithgow Solid Waste Facility only accepts waste generated within the Lithgow Local Government Area

Note: This facility accepts solid waste only. Domestic solid waste (excluding asbestos, mattresses and tyres) from the normal activity of a single dwelling delivered by Lithgow ratepayers or residents to this facility in a car, station wagon, utility or box trailer shall be accepted free of charge. All other solid waste including commercial, industrial and domestic delivered in a large tandem axle trailer, truck or large van shall be subject to the fees specified.

Item23/24 Fee (Inc GST)
Mixed waste inc construction & demolition waste (per tonne)*$230.00
Minimum charge - Mixed waste <100kg*$23.00
Green waste (per tonne)*$173.00
Minimum charge - Green Waste <100kg*$17.30
Soil (per tonne)*$132.00
Cover material (certified ENM/VENM) (per tonne)Free
Cover material (Non certified ENM/VENM) (per tonne)$10.00
Asbestos or other supervised burial (per tonne)* $370.00
Minimum charge – Asbestos or Supervised Burial <300 kg *$111.00
Tyres –car (each)$7.50
Tyres - truck/tractor (each)$30.00
Mattresses - Non Commercial (each)$15.00
Mattresses - Commercial (each)$30.00
Weighbridge Ticket$10.00
Bulk recyclable commercial wastePrice On Application
* These items include a Waste Levy of $50.00 per tonne that is used to fund resource recovery. 

Asbestos waste – 
is accepted by prior arrangement only. For delivery please contact Council on (02) 6354 9999.
Liquid waste – Lithgow Solid Waste Facility does not accept liquid waste


Hazardous waste – Lithgow Solid Waste Facility does not accept hazardous waste.

Council runs an annual Household Chemical Cleanout service (typically October each year) for domestic/household chemicals. Details are posted on the Lithgow Council website prior to each collection day.


ENM = Excavated natural material
VENM = Virgin excavated natural  material