Waste Services

Denmark Waste Management & Reuse Facility and Peaceful Bay Transfer Stations

Domestic and commercial waste and recycling is accepted at Denmark Waste Management & Reuse Facility and Peaceful Bay Transfer Stations. Information regarding the types of waste accepted, operating hours and disposal fees is available from the Shires Information Pamphlet at the link below.

Please note:  Denmark Transfer Station has EFTPOS and cash facilities - Peaceful Bay is CASH ONLY. Cheques will not be accepted at either Transfer Station.


Denmark Waste Transfer - 46 East River Rd

(Including Greenskills Tip Shop)

Monday to Saturday 12 noon to 4.00pm

Sunday 9.00am to 1.00pm


Containers for Change Refund Point at Denmark Waste Transfer

Containers for Change at Denmark Tip

Start collecting eligible containers from 1st October 2020 and bring them to the Denmark Tip to receive 10c per container.

 Opening launch - Thursday 1st October 2020 - 12 noon to 4.00pm

Normal hours - Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays - 12 noon to 4.00pm

Visit Containers for Change website for information


Containers for Change refund point - Denmark Tip


4 reasons to participate in Containers for Change!

1. Help keep precious resources out of landfill and litter out of the environment. 44% of litter in WA is beverage containers.
2. Support local causes, groups and charities by donating your refund to them to help them reach their goal.
3. Teach the kids about the value of community, work, and the importance of recycling.
4. All revenue made by the Denmark Tip Refund Point for sorting materials for recycling is reinvested back into the Denmark community via improved waste services, employment, and support for community projects




PEACEFUL BAY TRANSFER STATION - Peaceful Bay Road, Peaceful Bay

   (Normal Hours)  

Wednesday 9.00am to 1.00pm

Sunday 1.00pm to 4.30pm

(Christmas/ January)

Monday/ Wednesday/ Friday 9.00am to 1.00pm

Sunday 1.00pm to 4.30pm

(Easter Holidays)

Saturday/ Monday 9.00am to 1.00pm

Sunday 1.00pm to 4.30 pm

Closed New Years Day; Good Friday & Christmas Day


Infrastructure Services Waste Documents and Forms

Domestic Rubbish Pickups 

Domestic rubbish in Shire of Denmark Town-sites is collected by the Shire of Denmark Monday to Friday depending on the area. All domestic residences must purchase a 120L wheelie bin and must display their individual bin sticker. All bins must be placed on the road verge by 6.00am on the morning of your scheduled pickup. 

Fortnightly Rubbish Pickups

The Shire is no longer accepting new applications for this service.

Weekly and Fortnightly Rubbish/Recycling Pickup Calendars 

Below are documents relating to Recycling, Waste Collection services and Waste Sites for the Shire of Denmark which are available on the Waste Documents webpage.

For further information please contact the Shire on (08) 9848 0322 or via email enquiries@denmark.wa.gov.au.

  • Waste Collection Service Calendar
  • Map Showing Rubbish Collection Areas
  • Map Showing Recycling Areas
  • Recycling Information
  • Weekly Domestic Refuse Collection
  • Waste Site Information - Denmark Waste Management & Reuse Facility  &  Peaceful Bay Refuse Site
  • Kerbside Waste Collection Form

To download any of the documents above go to the WASTE DOCUMENTS page on our website.

Holiday Accommodation Premises

Any residential premises operating as Home Holiday Accommodation or Bed & Breakfast etc. can purchase a 240 litre wheelie bin and have a commercial rubbish pickup at the relevant commercial rate. A commercial bin sticker must be displayed indicating the selected collection frequency, once a week or twice a week.

Rural Properties

All rural property owners are required to take their rubbish to either the Denmark Waste Management & Reuse Facility or the Peaceful Bay Waste Site. Information regarding waste accepted, operating hours and disposal fees is available from our Information Pamphlet for Refuse Disposal at the Infrastructure Services Waste Documents and Forms page.

Rural residents can take their recycling to the Denmark Waste Management & Reuse Facility free of charge if sorted or charged if not separated from general waste items.

Please see our drumMUSTER Information Document for information on the Shires drumMUSTER collection point at Denmark Waste Management & Reuse Facility. The drumMUSTER program provides a free service for farmers to responsibly dispose of used chemical containers.

Commercial Operations

Commercial operators within Shire of Denmark Town-sites can request a rubbish and/or recycling service. Rubbish pickup options are once weekly on Monday or twice weekly on Mondays and Fridays. A sticker with the properties assessment number will be issued once applications are approved, and must be displayed on the bin in the location demonstrated below. Dark yellow stickers indicate a once weekly pick up service and white stickers indicate a twice weekly pick up service.

Commercial Bin Sticker Location


Recycling is collected every fortnight from the Denmark Town-site by Cleanaway. Commercial operators are encouraged to purchase a recycling service if they are within the contractors collection area. A service can be requested by filling out a Kerbside Waste Amendment Form at the Shire office or on our website at Waste Documents.

If you are in the Residential area please contact the Shire Office for a Recycling Calendar pertaining to your area.

Green Skills Tip Shop

Green Skills operate the Tip Shop at the Denmark Waste Management & Reuse Facility. The shop is open during normal operating hours and will accept recyclable items at the Site Operator’s direction. For more information please follow this link to http://www.greenskills.org.au/.

Waste Services Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

Please see our Waste Services Frequently Asked Questions FAQs if you have any questions or for further information please contact the Shires Sustainability Officer on (08) 9848 0356 or email enquiries@denmark.wa.gov.au.