The National Television and Computer Recycling Scheme provides householders and small business with access to free drop-off services for televisions and computers. This scheme is funded by TechCollect as part of the television and computer industry, and builds on existing recycling efforts by council.
The City of Charles Sturt was proud to establish South Australia’s first Drop-Zone at Beverley to recycle your old TVs and computers for free.
This service is for households and small businesses only. You do not need to live or work in the City of Charles Sturt to use this service.
There are a several sites accepting old TVs and computers for FREE across the western suburbs including:
There are also numerous other site across metropolitan and regional South Australia that will accept old TVs and computers free of charge.
To locate a site nearest you please visit www.zerowaste.sa.gov.au
These services are available 7 days a week, with the exception of public holidays. When you get there, you will be directed to an area where you can leave your old TV or computer for recycling, at no charge.
All items are carefully pulled apart to recover the items of value (small amounts of gold, copper and recyclable glass and plastic) and safely capture the hazardous components (including lead, mercury, arsenic).
The recyclable components are then sent to be made into new products.
Recycling these is also FREE at the Beverley Recycling and Waste Centre, though they are kept separate from the Television and Computer Recycling Scheme.
Tell the gate operator you have these items and you will be directed to the appropriate area to recycle them, at no cost.
We will accept the following items from households and small businesses only (maximum limit of 15 component items applies):
Please note: staff are unable to assist you to unload items.
No – please drop them off for recycling instead.
This service is offered to households and small businesses only. It is not designed to receive commercial quantities of electronic waste.
A maximum of 15 items will be accepted. Schools and larger businesses will need to make their own private arrangements.
Call our Waste Hotline: 8295 5077.