Detox your home locations and registration

The following is a list of collection points and dates for the disposal of toxic household chemicals through the Detox your home service.

Note:

  • We require registration for some metropolitan locations.
  • All events are held on a Saturday.
  • All events are free.
     

Upcoming events

Shepparton

Date: 12 October 2019

Time: 9am to 3pm

Location: Shepparton Transfer Station, Wanganui Road, Shepparton

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Reservoir

Date: 19 October 2019

Time: 9am to 3pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register. 


Colac

Date: 26 October 2019

Time: 10am to 1pm

Location: Colac Regional Saleyards, 55 Colac Ballarat Road, Colac East

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Bairnsdale

Date: 9 November 2019

Time: 9am to 2pm

Location: East Gippsland Livestock Exchange, Saleyard Road, Bairnsdale

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Hoppers Crossing

Date: 16 November 2019

Time: 9am to 1pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register


University of Melbourne

Date: 16 November 2019

Time: 10am to 2pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register.


Mornington

Date: 23 November 2019

Time: 9am to 3pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register


Mildura

Date: 23 November 2019

Time: 10am to 12 noon

Location: Mildura Resource Recovery Centre, Ontario Avenue, Mildura 3500

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Horsham

Date: 30 November 2019

Time: 9am to 12 noon

Location: Horsham Transfer Station, 93 Kenny Road, Horsham

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Melton

Date: 7 December 2019

Time: 9am to 12 noon

Location: Melton Recycling Centre, 33 Ferris Road, Cobblebank

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Frankston

Date: 1 February 2020

Time: 8am to 3pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register


Geelong

Date: 8 February 2020

Time: 8am to 4pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register


Keilor Park

Date: 15 February 2020

Time: 9am to 3pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register


Morwell

Date: 22 February 2020

Time: 9am to 2pm

Location: Latrobe City Council Corporate Headquarters (car park), 141 Commercial Road, Morwell

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Warrnambool

Date: 29 February 2020

Time: 9am to 1pm

Location: Warrnambool Saleyards, Caramut Road, Warrnambool

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Kingston

Date: 14 March 2020

Time: 9am to 3pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register


Swan Hill

Date: 14 March 2020

Time: 8am to 10am

Location: Swan Hill Stadium Car Park, 15 Gray Street, Swan Hill

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Kerang

Date: 14 March 2020

Time: 12 noon to 2pm

Location: Kerang Transfer Station, Kerang – Murrabit Road, Kerang

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Doncaster East

Date: 21 March 2020

Time: 8am to 4pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register.


Pakenham

Date: 18 April 2020

Time: 9am to 2pm

Location: Cardinia Shire Council Depot, 18 Purton Road, Pakenham

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Wantirna South

Date: 2 May 2020

Time: 9am to 3pm

Location: We will open registration for this event in December 2019

Cost: Free

Registration: To be confirmed


Ararat

Date: 9 May 2020

Time: 10am to 1pm

Location: Ararat Transfer Station, Surface Hill Road, Ararat

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Lilydale

Date: 16 May 2020

Time: 9am to 3pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register.


Altona

Date: 23 May 2020

Time: 9am to 1pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register


Seymour

Date: 30 May 2020

Time: 10am to 12 noon

Location: We will open registration for this event in December 2019

Cost: Free

Registration: Not required


Dandenong

Date: 13 June 2020

Time: 9am to 3pm

Location: We will provide the address when you register

Cost: Free

Registration: Please register.

Items accepted and not accepted

Before attending a Detox your home event it is important that you check which toxic household chemicals are accepted at these events.

To find out more, view our Items accepted and not accepted at Detox your home events page.

How much you can drop off at a Detox your home 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.

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.