News & Events

  1. Join WMRC for National Recycling Week!

    Wednesday 17th of October 2018

    Join WMRC for National Recycling Week! We can take you to the coal face of recycling in WA, explain the impacts of China’s recycling restrictions, teach you how to recycle organics at home, answer all your burning recycling questions and basically help you get your R’s into gear – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Our series of events wi

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  2. Recycling Rules Have Changed

    Monday 15th of October 2018

    Recycling Rules have changed? Why? 

    For all councils in the Perth Metropolitan Area, there have been changes regarding what can and can’t be recycled in your yellow lid bin. These changes are part of an effort to reduce contamination and make recycling easier for everyone. We have a range of resources including poster an

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  3. Supreme Court Ruling

    Thursday 9th of August 2018

    The WMRC has issued a Media Release regarding the ruling from the Supreme Court handed down on the 8th August 2018. 

    Please click here to view it. 

  4. Disability Access & Inclusion Plan

    Tuesday 10th of July 2018

    The WMRC's Disability Access and Inclusion Plan can be found here

    Stefan Frodsham
    Chief Executive Officer


  5. Change of Meeting Date

    Thursday 5th of July 2018

    The public is advised that the Ordinary Council Meeting scheduled for Thursday 2 August 2018 will now be held on Thursday 9 August 2018 commencing at 5.30pm at the City of Subiaco.

    Stefan Frodsham
    Chief Executive Officer


  6. Recycling Matters!

    Monday 2nd of July 2018

    In WA our recycling centres are willing and able to take your recyclables. Not sure what goes into your yellow-lidded kerbside recycling bin? View the Recycling Matters Fact Sheet and find out what can and can’t go into your kerbside recycling bin.  If in doubt, put it in your general waste bin (red or dark green lid)

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  7. Change Of Reserve Fund Account Purposes

    Friday 13th of April 2018

    This notice is given under Section 6.11 of the Local Government Act 1995.

    At the ordinary meeting of the WMRC on 5 April 2018 a Change of Reserve Fund Account Purposes was proposed. The proposed changes are set out in Report Item 9.6 and Resolution 9.6.1 in the minutes of the 5 April 2018 meeting. The relevant part of the meeting minutes are

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  8. Earth Carers Course

    Thursday 8th of March 2018

    Waste No More!

    Is your recycle bin overflowing? Got too much stuff? The Earth Carers Course will show you how to live with less waste. Hosted by the Western Metropolitan Regional Council’s waste education team, the course runs over five sessions and includes topics such as recycling food scraps, decluttering, green cleaning and a tour

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  9. Meet the Battery Recycle Champions

    Tuesday 20th of February 2018

    Meet the 2017 School Battery Recycling Champions

    Rosalie Primary School

    The batteries have been weighed and tallied and we are pleased to announce that Rosalie Primary School is our 2017 School Battery Recycling Champion collecting 313.2 kilograms! Coming 2nd was Freshwater Bay Primary School who collected 113 kilograms and third place went to St Hilda&#

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