Waste & recycling

The City of Fremantle has a strong focus on sustainability and as such, we aim to reduce the amount of household waste which is deposited in landfill.  

The City of Fremantle is a member of the South Metropolitan Regional Council, which has implemented a regional waste management strategy – the Regional Resource Recovery Centre (RRRC). The centre has dramatically reduced household material sent to landfill by over 70%, by combining leading technology with a simple, community friendly collection system.

The RRRC treats two major resource streams – yellow top bins and green top bins. Non-recyclable and non-compostable items are automatically separated from both bins for landfill.

To find out more about the RRRC, click here to view their Virtual Tour video clips.

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Contact us

Waste management
City of Fremantle
81 Knutsford Street
T 08 9432 9999
F 08 9430 5883

Useful links

Recycle Right
Department of Local Government
Online mapping – IntraMaps

Useful documents

Waste and recycling bins (residential properties only) application
Upgrade to 360 litre recycling bin application
Home compost bin application
Worm factory application
How to use online mapping – IntraMaps
Flyer - what to put in your green bin
Flyer - what to put in your yellow-top bin
2017 - 2018 City of Fremantle Waste Collection Calendar