Recycling services

Waste Oil Recycling

Walgett Shire Council now offers a waste oil recycling service located at Walgett and Lightning Ridge Landfills. The service is provided free to landfill users.

This project was funded through a Transitional Assistance Grant by the Product Stewardship for Oil Programme of the Department of the Environment and Water Resources.

Waste Oil Recycling units can accept the following types of oils:

  • engine oils
  • lubricants
  • petroleum based oils

The recycling units will not accept:

  • cooking oils
  • vegetable oils


Contact Details

Walgett Shire Council
Phone: 02 6828 1399
Fax: 02 6828 1608