Opening Hours: When Can You Visit Us?
Convenient Hours for Your Schedule
- Monday – Friday: 7 am – 4 pm
- Saturday: 7:30 am – 11:30 am
Closed on long weekends and public holidays.
Note: Auscon Landsdale is closed on Saturdays.
Using Our Weighbridge
Public Access to Weighbridge
- Yes, the public can use our registered public weighbridge at our Armadale yard.
- We provide certified weighbridge dockets for licensing purposes for a $30 fee or handwritten weighbridge dockets for a $20 fee.
- Please bring cash, as we do not have EFTPOS facilities.
Weighbridge Use: No Appointment Needed
- No appointment is necessary! Visit our Armadale yard anytime during opening hours.
- Our friendly weighbridge staff will assist you promptly
Getting a Quote
- For an accurate quote, avoid phone quotes; we prefer to see the scrap in person.
- Send a photo of your scrap to email@example.com for a price per kilo/tonne.
- If you prefer to call, we can provide an approximate price based on your verbal description, with the actual value determined on-site.
Acceptance of Gas Bottles: Important Information
Guidelines for Gas Bottles
- Yes, we accept old gas bottles for scrap.
- Ensure the valve is removed from the top or put a hole in the top and bottom for safety reasons.
- Closed containers cannot be accepted due to health and safety concerns.
Safety Gear: What You Need to Enter Our Yard
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Enclosed shoes are a MUST for entry into our yard.
- We provide necessary PPE, including hard hats and high-visibility clothing, ensuring your safety during your visit.
Price Fluctuations: Understanding Scrap Value
Scrap Value Dynamics
- Scrap is a commodity with a fluctuating value, influenced by market conditions.
- Call ahead to get the current price for your scrap and avoid any confusion.
Car Removal: Turning Your Old Car into Cash
Car Removal Services
- Yes, we remove cars for scrap.
- Complete cars with all parts intact qualify for cash payment and removal.
- Call for a quote based on make, model, year, and location.
- Car shells (missing parts) qualify for free removal only.
Residential Scrap Pickup: What You Need to Know
- Due to financial constraints, free pickup is limited to a minimum of two tonnes of scrap.
- For smaller amounts, bring your metal to us, and you’ll be paid for the weight value.
Required IDs for Payments
- A valid Australian photo ID is required for cash pickups.
For copper or brass products, provide a secondary form of ID totalling 100 points, along with proof of address within the last three months.