Scrap Metal Prices Brisbane

What your scrap metal is worth

There are several factors that go into deciding how much money your scrap metal is worth. One of these factors is the scrap yard itself or the merchant you decide to sell your products to. If the person you are selling to is honest, they will pay you the recommended price, but if they are dishonest, they will try to make as much money off of you as possible.

If you suspect that you are being offered too low of a price, you should ask the merchant what information they are basing their quote on. Depending on their answer, and whether or not they have an answer, you will be better able to know if you are getting cheated or not.

Figuring out the price of scrap metal

Just because you have scrap metal does not mean you need to become an expert on the going-rate for every piece that comes your way. The best thing you can do is find an honest scrap yard that you know will not pay you anything less than what your product is worth.

If you are still unsure, you can do a quick search on the internet to reveal the approximate value of your scrap metal. Calling a friend or family member who deals with metals on a regular basis is also an option.

We offer the best prices on scrap metal in the area. Our state-of-the-art equipment gives you the peace of mind you need to know you are getting exactly what your metal is worth, down to the last kilogramme. Give us a call today for pricing information or to ask us any questions you may have.

We offer the best prices on scrap metal

Scrap Metal Prices

The below prices are a general guide ONLY, prices fluctuate regularly and the below might not apply and/ or be accurate when recycling with us. To get a more accurate quote give us a call or simply just bring down your scrap metal during our open hours.


Aluminium $0.15 to $2.00 per kg
Aluminium Cans $2.00 per Kg
Car Radiators Aluminium $1 to $2 per Kg

Examples of types of Aluminium we recycle:
  • Castings (Machine & Engines)
  • Condenser Coils
  • Door & Window Extrusions
  • Drink Cans & Containers
  • Foil Wrap & Food Containers
  • Lithographic Printing Plates
  • Mag & Alloy Wheels
  • Pipe & Tubing
  • Plate & Sheeting
  • Pots, Pans & Household Goods
  • Wire & Cable
  • Swarf & Borings 
  • And more...

Brass & Bronze

Clean Heavy Brass $3 to $5 per kg
Clean Light Brass $3 to $5 per kg
Mixed Brass $3 to $5 per kg

Examples of types of Brass & Bronze we recycle:
  • Bronze Bushes & Bearings
  • Castings & Containers
  • Faucets & Fittings
  • Gunmetal & Manganese
  • Pipe & Tubing
  • Plate & Sheeting
  • Radiators & Cooling Coils
  • Shells & Cartridges
  • Swarf & Borings
  • Tanks & Cisterns
  • Taps & Valves
  • Water Meters 
  • And more...


Copper (Clean) $4 to $8 per kg
Copper (Mixed) $4 to $7 per kg
Copper Wire $4 to $7 per kg
Insulated Copper Wire $1.50 to $3.00 per kg
Car Radiators Copper $3 to $4 per kg

Examples of types of Copper we recycle:
  • Electrical & Data Cable
  • Electric Motors
  • Hot Water Systems
  • Insulated Cable
  • Pipe & Tubing
  • Plate & Sheeting
  • Radiators & Condenser Coils
  • Stripped Wire
  • And more...


If you have old computers and parts lying around that you will never use again, not working or are just obsolete you can still get money for them by selling them for scrap. Computer parts can contain highly valuable metals in small quantities that we are still willing to pay for. Don’t just throw them in the normal bin, be a little cleaner and green minded by recycling them with us.

Examples of types of E-Waste we recycle:
  • Computers & Monitors
  • Electronics & Motherboards
  • Power Boards & Switching Panels
  • Printers & Photocopiers etc...
  • And more...


Lead $1.80 to $2 per kg
Lead Acid Batteries 60c to 70c per kg
Car Batteries 60c to 70c per kg

Examples of types of Lead we recycle:
  • Lead Acid Auto Batteries
  • Pipe & Tubing
  • Sheeting & Flashings
  • Wheel Weight
  • And more...

Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel $1.20 to $1.80 per kg

Examples of types of Stainless Steel we recycle:
  • Bench & Counter Tops
  • Cable & Wiring
  • Pipe & Tubing
  • Plate & Sheeting
  • Sinks & Tanks
  • Valves & Fittings
  • Washroom Equipment
  • And more...

Steel & Iron

Iron $0.10 to $0.20 per kg

Examples of types of Steel & Iron we recycle:
  • Cars, Trucks & Auto Parts
  • Clothes Lines & Baths
  • Dishwashers & Drums
  • Fridges & Freezes
  • Roofing & Guttering
  • Stairs & Handrails
  • Washing Machines 
  • And more...


Titanium characteristics of high mechanical and corrosion resistance and low density make this metal well suited to applications in fields such as aerospace, biomedical and the chemical industry 

Examples of types of Titanium we recycle:
  • Mixed Titanium Solids
  • Titanium Turnings
  • Titanium Sworf
  • RUTILE Scraps
  • Titanium Sponge / Residues
  • And more...

Miscellaneous Items

Examples of types of Miscellaneous Items we recycle:
  • All Ferrous Metals
  • All Non-Ferrous Metals
  • Air Conditioners
  • Catalytic Convertors
  • Magnesium Alloy
  • Metal Dross
  • Power Supplies & UPS Units
  • Solder Drips & Sticks
  • Tin & Wiping Metal
  • White Metal & Bearing Metal
  • And more...
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