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Pakenham Tip

Future Recycling Transfer Station is part of Future Recycling. This business has been operating for more than a decade providing Melbourne with a local recycling transfer station in an easily accessible location just off the Princes Freeway in Pakenham.

We accept all types of waste including Builders waste, General waste and Green waste. However, Asbestos and polystyrene are not accepted under any circumstances (Penalties Apply)

All Metal including White goods and Electronics are accepted Free of charge.

Car Batteries are accepted Free of charge.

Additional charges apply for Paint, Oil, Tyres, Gas Bottles and bases/mattresses with Springs.

recycling bin cardboard only


We accept all kinds of waste excluding Asbestos and Polystyrene. Waste is charged by the cubic metre.

  • Comercial/Builders Waste

  • Domestic/General Waste

  • Green Waste

  • Timber Waste

  • Bricks/ Concrete

  • Soil

  • Glass

  • Cardboard

  • Plastic

  • Furniture

  • Metal (FREE)

  • Paint/Oil

  • Tyres

  • Gas Bottles

  • Car Batteries (FREE)

  • Mattresses/Bases

For further information on materials accepted and/or an estimation (estimation only) of cost please phone on 13RECYCLE.

Price List (Effective 1st July 2019)

Please find our current pricelist below. Please note that this is a guide only.
Prices are subject to change.

wdt_ID General Waste / Builders WasteClean Timber / Green WasteClean Fill / Cardboard
1 Small Wheelie Bin $20 $14 $9
2 Large Wheelie Bin $25 $19 $14
3 Car Boot $45 $35 $24
4 Station Wagon $65 $44 $34
5 Small Ute $70 $54 $34
6 Medium Ute $92 $68 $49
7 Large Ute $117 $88 $59
8 6x4 Trailer (Level) $77 $60 $45
9 6x4 Trailer (Heaped) $97 $75 $50
10 6x4 Trailer (Caged) $133 $95 $65

wdt_ID Additional Charges
18 Oil $1.50 per Litre
19 Liquid Paint FREE
20 Mattress / Base with springs $35
21 Gas Bottle Small $26
22 Gas Bottle Large $36
23 Car Gas Cylinder $56
24 Tyre (Motorbike) $13
25 Tyre (Car) $23
26 Tyre (4x4) $28
27 Tyre (Truck / Tractor) $43


Frequently Asked Questions

Future Recycling has been in operation since 2007 and we now offer a complete waste management solution tailored to the specific needs of commercial, industrial and residential clients. (or something similar to replace the above)

Future Recycling Transfer Station uses industry best work practices to make it an environmentally responsible, safe and friendly company to deal with for both customers and employees. Future Recycling is intent on making improvements in operations by way of continued investment in infrastructure, thus ensuring a rapid, seamless and safe turnaround for all its valued domestic and commercial customers.

Future Recycling Transfer Station employs local people and supports local schools, kindergartens, charities and clubs with the sale of pre-loved goods recycled within the transfer station. Future Recycling want to ensure that their involvement with the local community is further enhanced in years to come.

We will always aim to recycle as much as possible in order to reduce the amount of waste going into landfill and as such protecting the environment.

Future Recycling wants to thank all the many loyal customers who have supported Cardinia Waste & Recyclers, now known as Future Recycling Transfer Station; that helped the business to grow over the years and will always Endeavour to provide the best service.

We accept all types of waste with the exclusion of asbestos, polystyrene and hazardous waste.

We recycle green waste, timber and builders waste eg. bricks, concrete, dirt etc. We will continue to invest in state of the art equipment to further recover additional recyclables.

Yes, we accept metal items free of charge. Exclusions apply for gas bottles.

Oil and Paint are accepted, however, a charge per litre does apply for oil. Please contact us via telephone for further details.

Unfortunately, due to sorting, labour, and mulching costs charges do apply to the disposal of green waste.


Terms & Conditions

Future Recycling Transfer Station prides itself on obtaining a high level of OH&S at all times. Visitors attending this facility must at all times abide by ALL rules, regulations, instructions and signage.

  • All visitors MUST attend the office prior to entering the facility

  • Children are not permitted on the facility unless in a vehicle

  • Visitors are not permitted to enter the open sorting area

  • Enclosed Footwear is to be worn at ALL times

  • Visitors are not permitted to wander around the facility unless instructed to do so and MUST be wearing high visibility vests or shirts

  • Abusive behaviour will NOT be tolerated

  • Visitors MUST be aware of machinery at all times and abide by operator instructions

  • Theft will NOT be tolerated. This includes helping yourself to items around the yard

  • Drivers are to drive at walking pace only

  • Visitors are to park on the street

  • Visitors are NOT permitted to smoke on site

Future Recycling Transfer Station reserves the right to ask anyone to leave at any time if the person(s) involved are of risk to OH&S and/or not following rules and regulations.


Contact Us

30-32 Exchange Drive Pakenham
Phone: 13 RECYCLING (13 73 29)
Fax: (03) 5940 5664
Email: [email protected]

We accept Cash, EFTPOS and credit card.
Accounts available.
No Diners or American Express accepted

Trading Hours
Monday- Friday 7.30am-4pm
Saturday 8am-3pm
Sunday 10am-3pm
Open some Public Holidays

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