Information about battery recycling services in your local area is available through Planet Ark’s RecyclingNearYou website.
Most garages will recycle your old car battery when they replace it. Most transfer stations and waste management facilities also collect used car batteries – call your local council for details or check the RecyclingNearYou web site.
The collection, storage and transport of used lead acid batteries (ULAB) is regulated by state and territory governments. For an overview of dangerous goods and hazardous waste regulations applying to ULAB, click here.
For ABRI’s voluntary packaging standard click here.
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Disclaimer: The information provided in these guidelines is general in nature and provided for educational purposes only. ABRI does not accept responsibility for any loss or damage occasioned by any person acting or refraining from action as a result of reliance on these documents.
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Responsible recycling of used lead acid batteries
The following ABRI members provide a collection and recycling service for used automotive and other lead acid batteries. Contact the company or check their web site for details.
Tel: 13 17 60
Century Yuasa Batteries Pty Ltd
Contact: National Recycling Coordinator
Tel: 07 3361 6161
Club Assist Corporation Pty Ltd (AU/NZ)
Contact: Dojo Esquivel
Tel: +61 2 8822 1958 or 0408 168078
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Tel:1300 32 62 92
Dodd & Dodd Group Pty Ltd
Contact: Bill Rock
Tel: 0412 114 477
Enirgi Power Storage
Tel: 1300 783 879
Tel: 1800 800 811
Gold Coast Resource Recovery
Tel: 0400 468 160
Lex Enviro Services
Andy Jackson, Lex Enviro Services, Tel 0406 752533
Sigmund Sha, Siel Recycling, Tel 0448 998999
Richard Watt, Watts Batteries, Tel 0416 262752
Tel: 1300 627 742
Tel: 1300 769 282
Sims Recycling Solutions
Tel: 02 8708 2015
Contact: Richard Pureza
Tel: +61 2 9840 2804
All lead batteries, lead acid Automotive/Motorcycle/Industrial/Deep Cycle. Sealed lead acid batteries. Forklift Batteries and Nickel Cadmium Batteries.