Increases to Waste Disposal Fees

As a result of the State Government’s decision to increase the Solid Waste Levy, the Adelaide Hills Region Waste Management Authority have adjusted their site disposal fees to accommodate this change at the Heathfield Resource Recovery Centre (owned by Adelaide Hills Council), the Brinkley Resource Recovery Centre (owned by the Rural City of Murray Bridge) and the Brinkley Landfill. The Solid Waste Levy is a tax on all waste disposed of to landfill.

From 1 July 2022, the Solid Waste Levy for Non-Metropolitan Adelaide is $74.50 per tonne, (from $73.00 per tonne implemented in 2021). Note: Metropolitan Adelaide is $149.00 per tonne as of 1 July 2022, an increase from $146 per tonne.

The purpose of the levy is to enable the new expenditure to be re-invested towards local government and industry to support waste management improvements and achieve further resource recovery.

Should you have any questions regarding this matter please do not hesitate to contact us on 08 8532 6385 or  

Link to Brinkley Landfill Price list 

Link to Brinkley Resource Recovery Centre Price list

Link to Heathfield Resource and Recovery Price list