Mount Isa City Council Landfill Mount Isa City Council Landfill


You can find the Mount Isa City Council landfill site 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


Refuse Tip/Waste Management Fees

Please be advised that due to the Council's annual review of their fees & charges, as of Tuesday 1st July 2015 changes to the Refuse Tip/Waste management fees will come in to effect. See here for more details.


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

  • Sump (mineral) oil  - non commercial operators only
  • Cooking oil - to be left in its container
  • 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)