Mount Isa Refuse Tip (Dump) Mount Isa Refuse Tip (Dump)

You can find the Mount Isa City Council landfill site, the Mount Isa Waste Managment Facility, by travelling along Jessop Drive (from the Sunset Cemetery) for approximately 1.8km.

Business hours

Monday to Friday

7.30am – 4.45pm

Saturday, Sunday, and Public Holidays

7.30am – 4.45pm

The landfill is closed for Christmas Day 2018, and New Year's Day 2019


The following items can be left in the designated areas at the Mount Isa City Council landfill for recycling.

  • Batteries - wet or dry, including car batteries
  • E-waste - any electrical appliance which normally pugs into a wall
  • Refrigerators / freezers
  • Metal - all types (ferrous and non-ferrous)

Please Note: no liquid waste, including cooking oil and mineral oil can be accepted at the Mount Isa Refuse Facility.

Non-Recycleable but accepted Waste

Find out what to dump and how to dispose of your waste properly:

Fees and Charges