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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

Camberwell - Saturday 18 August 2018

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

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Lilydale - Saturday 25 August 2018

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

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Melton - Saturday 1 September 2018

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

Epping - Saturday 8 September 2018

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

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Mildura - Saturday 15 September 2018

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

Shepparton - Saturday 6 October 2018

Event location: Shepparton Resource Recovery Centre, Wanganui Road, Shepparton
Date: 06/10/18
Time: 10am to 1pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Bendigo - Saturday 13 October 2018

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

Portland - Saturday 13 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 20 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 27 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 3 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 17 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 24 November 2018

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

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Bright - Saturday 8 December 2018

Event location: Alpine Shire – Bright Depot, 29 Churchill Avenue, Bright
Date: 08/12/2018
Time: 9am to 12pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required

Wangaratta - Saturday 8 December 2018

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

Frankston - Saturday 2 February 2019

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

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Geelong - Saturday 9 February 2019

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

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Horsham - Saturday 16 February 2019

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

Morwell - Saturday 23 February 2019

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

Warrnambool - Saturday 2 March 2019

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

Kingston - Saturday 16 March 2019

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

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Keilor Park - Saturday 23 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 27 April 2019

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

Wantirna South - Saturday 4 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 25 May 2019

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

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Seymour - Saturday 15 June 2019
Event location: MSC Seymour Works Depot, Behind Seymour Sports & Aquatic Centre, entry via Pollard Street through Chittick Park, Seymour  
Date: 15/06/2019
Time: 10am to 12pm
Additional Information: Registration is not required
Dandenong - Saturday 29 June 2019

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

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