The Alice Springs Town Council's Landfill in Commonage Road provides a range of services including organic (greenwaste) recycling, best practice fill and compaction techniques, data collection capabilities. Council is committed to providing a fair and equitable system of charging for waste disposal, while minimising the environmental impact of the landfill. The landfill is operated in accordance with the Waste Management and Pollution Control Act NT 1998.
The Landfill and Tip Shop are CLOSED Christmas Day and Good Friday.
Mon-Fri - 8.00am to 5.00pm
Sat-Sun - 8.00am to 5.30pm
Phone: (08) 8953 3674 – Weighbridge
Location: Commonage Road, Alice Springs
Note: The tip shop is now open Fri, Sat and Sun only, hours as above.
Landfill Fees and Charges
Disposal of clean, uncontaminated greenwaste is free for domestic loads.
Greenwaste is organic material such as garden clippings and prunings. When depositing waste as greenwaste, you must ensure it is free of all contaminants, including paper and soil. Greenwaste will be monitored for contaminants at the disposal point and contaminated greenwaste will be charged at the relevant landfill charge.
Greenwaste is recycled at the landfill into mulch for sale by the landfill contractor.