Chemical Waste Disposal


The following chemicals can be disposed of at any Household Chemical CleanOut Event:

  • Paint and paint related products
  • Pesticides and herbicides
  • Poisons, solvents and household cleaners
  • Fluorescent globes and tubes
  • Motor oils
  • Fuels and fluids
  • Batteries
  • Gas bottles
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Pool chemicals
  • Acids and alkalis
  • Hobby chemicals

Only household quantities of chemicals are accepted.


HCC Acceptable Items(PDF, 2MB)

The next free Household Chemical CleanOut event will be announced later this year.

For more information visit or contact council on 02 9843 0555. If you would like to be notified via email when the next Chemical CleanOut event is announced please join our mailing list here.

For more information about what other items can and can't be disposed of via the Household Chemical CleanOut event, click here.

Alternative Disposal Options

There are a number of organisations accepting chemical waste. For a directory, please see (Please note that fees may apply).