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Household Hard Waste Collection Services

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In response to residents, the City of Salisbury, together with NAWMA (Northern Adelaide Waste Management Authority), have offered an annual Household Hard Waste Collection Service, since January 2008

Salisbury Council Household Hard Waste Collection

Salisbury Council residents may choose one of the following two options:

Option 1: Voucher System

Providing residents with access to the Council Waste Transfer Station free of charge. The voucher entitlement is for one trailer load, not exceeding 7 x 4 feet and 5 feet in height (2.1m x 1.5m x 2.0m), per calendar year of hard waste, to be deposited free of charge at the Salisbury Waste Transfer Station, Research Rd, Pooraka.

*To order your voucher just ring NAWMA on free-call 1800 111 004, the voucher can either be posted to you or you can collect it from NAWMA's new head office: 71-75 Woomera Ave, Edinburgh.

Please note: trailers that exceed the voucher limit will attract an additional fee.

Option 2: Suburb by Suburb Collection System

Residents can book up to one month in advance for their hard waste to be collected from their home.

Salisbury Council residents are entitled to only one free household collection per calendar year but you have the choice of two different allocated months, once the month is fully booked your booking can roll over to the next month allocated to your area.:


Brahma LodgeMarch or September
BurtonMay or November
DirekApril or October
Globe Derby ParkApril or October
GreenfieldsApril or October
Gulfview HeightsJune or December
Ingle FarmJanuary or July
Mawson LakesApril or October
Para HillsJanuary or July
Para Hills WestMarch or September
Para VistaMarch or September
Parafield GardensFebruary or August
ParalowieMay or November
PoorakaJune or December
SalisburyJune or December
Salisbury DownsJanuary or July
Salisbury EastFebruary or August
Salisbury HeightsMarch or September
Salisbury NorthApril or October
Salisbury ParkJanuary or July
Salisbury PlainMarch or September
St KildaApril or October
Valley ViewApril or October
Walkley HeightsApril or October
Waterloo CornerApril or October

Just decide which one you would prefer and ring to book the month before.

Guidelines for Suburb by Suburb Bookings

    1. Bookings are essential - contact NAWMA on 1800 111 004 (fees may apply from mobiles) or (08) 8259 2100. Register for collection two to four weeks prior to your allocated month

    (a letter of confirmation will be posted to you once bookings are received), please note once the month is fully booked your booking can roll over to the next month allocated to your area.

    2. Present items to be collected, stacked neatly and within the front of your property boundary.
    3. To assist collectors small items can be placed together in cardboard boxes.
    4. Ensure items are placed for collection prior to 7am on day of collection.
    5. The collection will operate between 7am and 6pm, Monday to Friday.

An important message for all residents.

Hard waste to be collected should be stacked within the front boundary of your property the night before or on the day of collection. It should not spill out onto the kerbside (unit complexes are excepted. Ask your NAWMA operator for clarification).

Items suitable for hard waste collection

  • Household Furniture:
  • Household Appliances:
  • Domestic Household Items:
  • Electronics:
  • Note: items must be able to be picked up by two people.

    Items NOTsuitable for hard waste collection

  • Greenwaste
  • Domestic mobile bin waste
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Car bodies/car parts or large scrap steel
  • Broken sheet of glass
  • Concrete, bricks, rocks or dirt
  • Ammunition or explosives
  • Gas Bottles
  • Paint tins containing paint
  • Construction/building matereals
  • The total quantity/area is not to exceed 2 cubic metres (small trailer load).

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