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Waste and Recycling

Check your bin and verge collection days

Our Aim 

To achieve a waste reduction target of 65 per cent by 2020, which has been set by the State Government. 

Our Approach

To seek to implement effective environmental management practices that consider the most cost-effective outcomes for our ratepayers while diverting the maximum percentage of waste from landfill. 

Our Message  

“Waste” materials are thought of in terms of a resource to be recovered, reused and recycled wherever possible. 

Download the annual Residential Waste Calendar.

Click here to find out your bin and bulk collection days.

Introduction to Waste Services

Introduction to Waste Services

Find out about bin collections and the City's three bin system collection

Bins and Collections

Bins and Collections

Find out about collection dates, upgrading or replacing your bins and what goes in you bins

Hazardous waste

Hazardous waste

All you need to know how you can dispose of hazardous household waste

Recycling

Recycling

Here's a quick guide to what you should put in your recycling bin, as can be be found in the Waste Calendar.

Read more tips below on how to reduce waste and recycle material and find out what happens to your waste and recyclables after they're collected.

Worms and Compost

Worms and Compost

Find out about worm farm, compost bin or urban composter bucket and how you can order one.

Graffiti Vandalism

Graffiti Vandalism

Find out what you can do to address graffiti vandalism in our City – crime prevention is everyone’s business and we all have a role to play.