Scrap metal prices Cairns. Scrap Metal Prices vary from scrap yard to scrap yard in Cairns. Fact is that Cairns is a great city to find scrap yards that offer great scrap metal prices per kg/ton. Many of Cairns's residents and many companies have got lots of scrap metals lying around and could net you quite a bit of cash when selling it to a recycle or scrap yard in Cairns. Scrap cars, left over copper piping and wiring, soft drink cans, and even broken appliances such as cookers and washing machines are all considered scrap metal. Scrap metal prices offer by scrap yards in Cairns and Australia vary daily so before you head to your local scrap yard to sell your scrap metal it could be a good idea to check the scrap metal prices by giving them a call.

Types of Scrap Metal you can Sell For Top Prices in Cairns?

All kinds of scrap metal are worth money and can be sold for good prices in Cairns although you should take note that a lot of scrap yards in Cairns do not buy electrical equipment as scrap metal because the process of removing the scrap metal is not easy. The most common scrap metals that can be recycled for the best scrap metal prices in Cairns and are accepted at almost all scrap metal recyclers and scrap yards include:


Copper Prices

Stainless Steel

Iron Prices



Brass Prices


Scrap Metal Prices Per KG Cairns

It is good to know what prices per kg a scrap yard or scrap metal recycler in Cairns is paying before you visit one. Below is a rough guide as to what scrap metal prices you should be offered in Cairns.
Copper (clean) - £3.25 - £4.00
Aluminium - £0.15 - £0.80
Aluminium Cans - £0.05 - £0.08
Clean Brass - £1.95 - £2.60
Lead - £0.45 - £0.72
Stainless Steel - £0.65 - £0.98
Steel Radiators - £0.98 - £2.27
Now that you understand the value of your scrap metal you should be able to figure out if the scrap metal prices local scrap yards in Cairns are offering are competitive or not.

Scrap Metal Prices Cairns Scrap/Recycle Metal Info?

Recycled aluminium cans can go from your bin to another aluminium product in only 2 months. Recycling Scrap Metal in Cairns helps us look after our environment and prevents the need for raw materials .

Scrap yards in Cairns purchase non ferrous metals such as Aluminium, copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc, steel, iron, Brass and more for great Scrap Metal Prices Per KG/Kilogram/Kilo. Such metals can be recycled time and time again and at the moment scrap yards in Cairns are urgently seeking all types of scrap metals and most of them are offering competitive scrap metal prices in Cairns. 

Above and on our homepage is a scrap metal prices Cairns guide, on this you can view an idea of your scrap metal value. Scrap yards in Cairns should offer prices similar to the ones displayed on our chart so you can still use it to get a rough idea of the prices you should be offered for your scrap metal in Cairns. 

Below is a list of Scrap Yards in Cairns, we recommend you phone any of them to request the scrap metal prices per kg/kilogram/kilo they are paying on the day that you choose to sell.

Industrial Metal Services
161 Magnesium Drv, Crestmead QLD 4132
(07) 3803 4828

North Queensland Recycling Agents
27 Federation St, Bungalow QLD 4870
(07) 4051 6679

Walsh's Wreckers
265 Spence St, Cairns QLD 4870
(07) 4035 2220

Commercial Metal Recycling Services Pty Ltd
1 Federation St, Bungalow QLD 4870
(07) 4031 8062

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