- SA Bushfire Appeal
- Carcuma fire recovery
- Cudlee Creek fire recovery
- Kangaroo Island fire recovery
- Keilira fire recovery
- Yorketown fire recovery
- Home batteries
- Clean up and waste management
- Asbestos and other hazardous materials
- Grants and financial assistance
- Emotional recovery
- Disability resources for emergencies
- About State Recovery
- Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA)
Household chemicals and paint
Materials like paint, pesticides, herbicides, poly-pipe and fertilisers can be collected from your fire-affected property free of charge.
Do not decant or mix chemicals, and keep them in the original containers. If you know what chemicals are in the container and the label is not readable, please label the container to assist with identification.
You can also take these chemicals to the following locations for free:
181 Morphett Road
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 7.00 am–4.00 pm, Saturday 8.00 am–3.00 pm, Sunday 10.00 am–3.00pm
6 Newton Road
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8.00 am–3.00 pm
Gate 3, Bellchambers Road
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8.00 am–4.00 pm, Weekends 9.00 am–3.00 pm
32 Scott Creek Road
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 7.30 am–4.00 pm, Weekends 9.00 am–4.00 pm. Closed on days of extreme fire risk.
Personal protective equipment
When handling burnt or damaged chemicals and containers, make sure you use protective clothing to avoid contact with chemicals, even common household or farm chemicals.
- eye protection
- face mask
- suitable footwear.