Hazardous and Regulated Waste Disposal


Regulated waste that is permitted to be accepted at the Lakes Creek Road Waste Management Facility includes:

  • Animal effluents and residues (non-liquid) including abattoir effluent, poultry and fish processing waste
  • Asbestos
  • Biosecurity waste that has been rendered non-infectious
  • Food processing wastes
  • Sewage sludge or residues (non-liquid)
  • Tyres
  • Contaminated soils from sites registered on the Contaminated Land Register and/or Environmental Management Register which have a soil disposal permit

Any other regulated waste not listed above will not be accepted at the Lakes Creek Road facility. Examples of regulated waste that cannot be accepted at the Lakes Creek Road facility include:

  • Liquid waste
  • Contaminated abrasive blasting grit
  • Oily rags, hoses and drums

If you have any enquiries regarding regulated waste, please contact Rockhampton Regional Waste & Recycling on (07) 4932 9000


For information on disposal of hazardous waste click here.