Opening hours and prices

The Resource and Recovery Centre is open from 8am—3.30pm, 7 days a week (excluding some public holidays).

Council took over the operation of DRRC and Recycled Goods Shop from July 2022, following a 17-year partnership with Outlook Environmental. For more information visit the news section of our website.


Darebin Resource Recovery Centre
Kurnai Avenue (off Henty Street), Reservoir
Melway Map Reference: 18 C6

Phone 03 8470 8777

Opening hours

Darebin Resource Recovery Centre

DRRC is open 8am—3.30pm, 7 days a week (closed Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Good Friday and Anzac Day).

Recycled Goods Shop

The shop is open 8.30am to 3.30pm, 7 days a week (closed on all public holidays). 

During September and October 2022, the shop may sometimes be closed as we are employ and training new staff. Please call us on 03 8470 8777 to confirm that the shop is open.

Fees and charges

See the Resource Recovery Centre fees and charges brochure to determine what your drop off will cost. Charges apply for general waste and items such as tyres, gas bottles, fridges and air conditioners, electronic waste (e-waste), green waste, motor oil, mattresses and building materials.