Secure Document Destruction & Recycling

The collection of your business’s private information is a sensitive issue, at Wanless we provide a secure document destruction service to our customers that provides piece of mind that your sensitive information is securely stored, collected, transported and disposed responsibly. Through our integrated service model, we provide document destruction services in rear lift bins 120lt-660lt, archive box’s, pallets and bulk collections that follows security standards to protect your information and privacy.

Benefits of using Wanless:


  • Our service partners are certified to NAID AAA standards by the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID)
  • Service staff have gone through a rigid evaluation process and police checks to ensure the protection of your information including for schools, childcare facilities, hospitals and government a working with children check.
  • Materials are shredded under strict conditions, full security and CCTV for full assurance its been responsibly destroyed
  • Finally Wanless partners deliver the shredded paper to a recycling facility so it can be made into new recycled paper products, allowing our customers to be environmentally responsible and more sustainable

Protecting the privacy of our customers sensitive information is a priority at Wanless. Providing a secure document destruction service as part of a Total Waste Management System give our customers piece of mind we handle your sensitive information responsibly.

Bin Specifications

120 litre

240 litre

660 litre

1100 litre

What can go in your document destruction bins

The following recycling items are acceptable:

  • White paper
  • Documents
  • Medical records
  • Sensitive information
  • Envelopes
  • Magazines and articles
  • Branded materials

What can’t go in the document destruction bins

If unsure always contact are staff or local council to ask.

  • No general rubbish
  • No food wrappers
  • No food products
  • No paper clips or stapes
  • No plastic sleeves
  • No arch files
  • No metal

Secure Destruction Recycling Facts

Fact 1.

Did you know Wanless can securely destruct uniforms & branded clothing.

Fact 2.

Compliance with new privacy act requirements including new notifiable data breech laws for the total destruction of personal information.

Fact 3.

Before recycling archive boxes check for any contaminates like bull and paper clips, plastic sheets and folders.

Fact 4.

Shredded paper gets graded before recycling, white paper being the highest grade is the most valuable, used to manufacture new paper products.

Fact 5.

Wanless can provide customers a certificate of destruction, giving peace of mind our collections are performed responsibly.