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Detox Your Home locations and registration

Pile of discarded plastic containers once used for toxic fluidsBelow is a list of collection points and dates for the disposal of toxic household chemicals through the Detox Your Home service.

Registration is required for some metropolitan locations.

Event safety

Events may be cancelled if there are significant safety risks.

If a Code Red Fire Danger Rating has been declared in the area on collection day, the event will be cancelled. For fire warnings call the Victorian Bushfire Information Line on 1800 240 667 or visit the Country Fire Authority website.

How much can I drop off at a Detox event?

There is no limit on the volume of materials you drop-off, however the maximum acceptable weight or size of any single container is 20 kilograms or 20 litres. Decanting is not permitted so bring chemicals in disposal containers.

Upcoming Detox Your Home events

Ballarat - Saturday, 4th August 2018

Event location: Ballarat Transfer Station, Gillies Street South, Ballarat 3350
Date: 04/08/18
Time: 10am to 12pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Wonthaggi - Saturday 11th August 2018

Event location: Wonthaggi Transfer Station, 180 Cameron Street, Wonthaggi, 3995
Date: 11/08/18
Time: 10am to 12pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Camberwell - Saturday, 18th August 2018

Event location: Camberwell
Date: 18/08/18
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Lilydale - Saturday, 25th August 2018

Event location: Lilydale
Date: 25/08/18
Time: 9am to 2pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Cobblebank - Saturday, 1st September 2018

Event location: Melton Recycling Centre, 33 Ferris Road, Cobblebank, 3338
Date: 01/09/18
Time: 9am to 1pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Epping - Saturday, 8th September 2018

Event location: Epping
Date: 08/09/18
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Mildura - Saturday, 15th September 2018

Event location: Mildura Resource Recovery Centre, Ontario Avenue, Mildura 3500
Date: 15/09/18
Time: 9am to 11am
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Shepparton - Saturday, 6th October 2018

Event location: Shepparton Transfer Station, Wanganui Road, Shepparton 3630
Date: 06/10/18
Time: 10am to 1pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Eaglehawk - Saturday, 13th October 2018

Event location: Eaglehawk Eco Centre, 189 Upper California Road, Eaglehawk, 3556
Date: 13/10/18
Time: 10am to 1pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Portland - Saturday, 13th October 2018

Event location: Portland Council Works Depot, 9-11 Fitzgerald Place, Portland
Date: 13/10/18
Time: 9am to 11am
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Colac - Saturday, 20th October 2018

Event location: Colac Regional Saleyards, 55 Colac Ballarat Road, Colac East
Date: 20/10/18
Time: 10am to 1pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Bairnsdale - Saturday, 27th October 2018

Event location: East Gippsland Livestock Exchange, Saleyard Road, Bairnsdale
Date: 27/10/18
Time: 9am to 2pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Reservoir - Saturday, 3rd November 2018

Event location: Reservoir
Date: 03/11/18
Time: 9am to 2pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Hoppers Crossing - Saturday, 17th November 2018

Event location: Hoppers Crossing
Date: 17/11/18
Time: 9am to 2pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Mornington - Saturday, 24th November 2018

Event location: Mornington
Date: 24/11/18
Time: 9am to 2pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Bright - Saturday 08 December 2018

Event location: TO BE CONFIRMED
Date: 08/12/2018
Time: 9am to 12pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Wangaratta - Saturday, 8th December 2018

Event location: Wangaratta Council Works Depot, 51-69 Newman Street, Wangaratta, 3677
Date: 8/12/18
Time: 9am to 12pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Skye - Saturday, 2nd February 2019

Event location: Skye
Date: 02/02/19
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Geelong - Saturday, 9th February 2019

Event location: Geelong
Date: 09/02/19
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is required

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Horsham - Saturday, 16th February 2019

Event location: Horsham Transfer Station, 93 Kenny Rd, Horsham 3400
Date: 16/02/19
Time: 9am to 11am
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Morwell - Saturday, 23rd February 2019

Event location: Latrobe Council Headquaters (carpark), 141 Commercial Road, Morwell 3840
Date: 23/02/19
Time: 9am to 2pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Warrnambool - Saturday, 2nd March 2019

Event location:Warrnambool Saleyards, Caramut Road, Warrnambool 3280
Date: 02/03/19
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Braeside - Saturday, 16th March 2019

Event location: Braeside
Date: 16/03/19
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Keilor Park - Saturday, 23rd March 2019

Event location: Keilor Park
Date: 23/03/19
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Doncaster East - Saturday, 30 March 2019

Event location: Doncaster East
Date: 30/03/19
Time: 8am to 4pm
Additional Information: Registration is required

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Pakenham - Saturday, 27th April 2019

Event location: Cardinia Shire Council Depot, 18 Purton Road, Pakenham, 3810
Date: 27/04/2019
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Wantirna South - Saturday, 4th May 2019

Event location: Wantirna South
Date: 04/05/19
Time: 8am to 4pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Altona - Saturday, 25th May 2019

Event location: Altona
Date: 25/05/19
Time: 9am to 3pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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Dandenong - Saturday, 29th June 2019

Event location: Dandenong
Date: 29/06/19
Time: 9am to 2pm
Additional Information: Registration is required.

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