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Television and Computer Collection Service

How to dispose of your unwanted television or computer:

  1. Book for a free pickup through Council OR
  2. Drop your items off at the Drop Zone, SUEZ Ryde Resource Recovery Centre at North Ryde.

Book a free pickup

  • Call Council's Customer Service on 9952 8222.

Things to note:

  • Pick-up services are offered on the same day as your regular bin collection.
  • Bookings can be taken up to 2.30 pm the business day before your regular collection day and cannot be made more than a week in advance.
  • A maximum of 9 items may be placed out per collection and a maximum of 3 of each item (e.g. 3 TVs, 3 computers etc).
  • Items must be placed out the night before collection only.
  • Limit of 5 collections per calendar year.
  • Size limits apply - please check with Customer Service at the time of booking.

Drop your items off at the Drop Zone, North Ryde

  • Take your items to the Drop Zone, SUEZ Ryde Resource Recovery Centre, 145 Wicks Road, North Ryde.

Things to note:

  • Service only available to residential properties.
  • Residents can take up to 15 items, including televisions, computers, laptops, printers and scanners.
  • Drop Zone hours: 
    • Monday to Friday: 7 am - 3 pm
    • Saturday to Sunday: CLOSED
  • For more information, call 1300 651 116 or go to the Drop Zone website.

Accepted Items

Computer equipment Whitegoods
Any brand of desktop PC Vacuum cleaners
Any brand of laptop PC Microwaves
Monitors Other kitchen and household appliances
Computer mice UPS units
Keyboards Overhead projectors
Cables CRTs out of casing, cracked or broken
Drives Non-computer batteries
Computer related peripherals Fluorescent tubes
Home office equipment Any contaminated equipment or hazardous waste
Printers Video and DVD players
Scanner HiFi and stereo equipment
Televisions Cameras
  Computer game consoles
  Fax Machines, Telephones or Mobile Phones
  Miscellaneous office equipment such as paper shredders etc


Last updated on 17 March 2017