Cash for Containers

Alice Springs depot

309 Santa Teresa Road, Connellan NT 0873, Mparntwe Country

Drop off your empty bottles and cans at our high-speed depot and get paid 10¢ for every eligible container. Bring as many pre-sorted containers as you like, and recycle in volume. Our friendly depot team will always be on deck to lend a helping hand.

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday: 9am – 4pm
First and third Saturday of each month: 8am – 12pm
Sunday: Closed
Public holidays: Closed

*Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the closing time.
**Please sort bottles from cans before dropping them off.



EFT: Credit or debit card.
No cash.

How it works



Check bottles and cans have a 10¢ refund symbol and barcode intact. Remove lids.

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Drop off your containers to us or create an account to book a pickup.



Get paid 10¢ for every eligible container. It’s a tax-free refund.

What can I recycle?

Make sure containers are separated by type

Bottles and cans with a 10¢ refund symbol can be recycled. They need to be liquid-free, uncrushed and barcode intact. Lids must be removed. Wine, spirits, milk and cordial bottles aren’t part of the scheme, except in Queensland.