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Commercial waste

City of Rockingham

Contaminated waste classification

Millar Road Landfill Facility is licensed by the Department of Water and Environment Regulation (DWER) to accept a range of solid wastes including Class I, II, and III; and includes contaminated soils, industrial process wastes, treated timber and asbestos.

Classification of contaminated waste is required to determine the acceptability and appropriate disposal arrangements. At Millar Road Landfill all waste is classified according to the DWER Landfill Waste Classification and Definitions (1996), which are available from the DWER website.

Commercial Industrial Waste

Commerical waste (including general putrescible) is $162 per tonne. Last disposal 3pm daily.

Additional requests available for customers:

  1. Burial - if requested a Burial Fee of $98 or Secured Burial Fee of $165 per load. Burials require a booking.
  2. Certificate of Burial - please notify at the time of booking if required. Fee is $100.

Commerical industrial waste does not require a booking, unless a burial is required. Please follow the waste booking process.

Biosecurity (Quarantine)

We accept waste classified as biosecurity (formerly known as quarantine). Prices vary depending on the item. Refer to the Entry Fees (below). 

Bookings are required at least 24 hours in advance. Please follow the waste booking process prior to disposal. Disposal is between 12pm and 1pm.

This waste type must be carted by a carrier with an Approved Arrangement. See the Department for Agriculture website for more information.

Contaminated Waste (Class I, Class II, Class III)

Contaminated waste disposal at the Millar Road Landfill is managed in line with the DWER licensing and regulatory requirements. Before any waste can be received at the landfill, it must be assessed and classified.

A waste disposal application form must be completed and submitted to the City with relevant supporting documents for assessment. Advice and assistance can be obtained from the landfill on 9528 0333.

If you have all the supporting documents and would like to apply for a contaminated waste approval, please use the online contaminated waste application form.

Once an application has been assessed as acceptable for disposal, a waste approval and booking number will be issued. All disposals must be booked 24 hours prior to delivery (or as soon as practicable) with the landfill by following the waste booking process. The booking number must also be provided to the weighbridge on arrival at the landfill facility.

The last disposal at the Millar Road Landfill is 3pm daily.

Contaminated soil up to Class III is $162 per tonne. Price is confirmed upon application assessment.

Low Level Hazardous (including asbestos and contaminated packaging)

Low level hazardous waste includes bulk or wrapped asbestos and contaminated packaging, such as bulka bags.

Contaminated waste disposal at the Millar Road Landfill is managed in line with the DWER licensing and regulatory requirements. Before any waste can be received at the landfill, it must be assessed and classified.

A waste disposal application form must be completed and submitted to the City with relevant supporting documents for assessment. Advice and assistance can be obtained from the landfill on 9528 0333.

If you have all the supporting documents and would like to apply for a contaminated waste approval, please use the online contaminated waste application form.

Once an application has been assessed as acceptable for disposal, a waste approval and booking number will be issued. All disposals must be booked 24 hours prior to delivery (or as soon as practicable) with the landfill by following the waste booking process. The booking number must also be provided to the weighbridge on arrival at the landfill facility.

Low level hazardous waste (except wrapped or bagged asbestos) incurs a $217 per tonne fee, plus $98 burial fee per load. 

Wrapped asbestos is $140 per tonne (with Landfill Levy exemption) and does not require a contaminated waste application form. Wrapped asbestos customers are welcome to book by by following the waste booking process.

Waste booking process

  • Customers with waste that requires a booking must provide 24 hours' notice prior to delivery (or as soon as practicable) by completing the online booking form or by phone.

    Commercial customers registered with Rock Port

    Rock Port provides an online portal for registered commercial customers of the landfill to apply and book bio-security, asbestos or contaminated waste, once it has been pre-approved through the application process. 

    Registered customers can book bio-security, asbestos or contaminated waste disposal through Rock Port.

    Commercial customers not registered with Rock Port

    If you are not registered with Rock Port, please book by completing the online booking form.

    Alternatively, you can create a Rock Port account.

  • Customers with waste that requires a booking must provide 24 hours' notice prior to delivery (or as soon as practicable) by phone or by completing the
    online booking form
    .

    Commercial industrial, bio-security, asbestos, low level hazardous or contaminated waste can be booked. Please note that Class I-III Contaminated and Low Level Hazardous wastes require pre-approval prior to booking (see above categories for more information).

    Speak with landfill staff to book on 9528 0333.

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