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To ensure that your bin is collected on the scheduled collection day, please note the following:
Further information about our bin collection service including what should and shouldn’t be placed in your garbage and recycling bins can be found in our Waste Collection Conditions of Supply and Service(PDF, 48KB).
Find out your next bin collection date
We provide a weekly waste and fortnightly kerbside recycling service to all properties with a dwelling located in the designated service area. Kerbside services for these properties are non-optional and are required to pay the annual waste and recycle charges as part of the property rates.
The 2023-24 charges are:
The Community Waste Charge is an annual charge that is applied to all rateable properties including vacant land without a kerbside waste and recycling collection service. The Charge ensures that all ratepayers are effectively contributing to all community waste initiatives within the municipality.
Community Waste Charge is $91.42
This annual charge contributes to the recovery of the following costs:
The Community Waste Charge is a non optional charge.
A-Z General Waste Bin(PDF, 140KB)
A-Z Recycling Bin(PDF, 491KB)
No, rubbish and recycling bins are part of a combined service and cannot be separated.
Rubbish and recycling charges are levied to all properties with a dwelling situated along the collection route, regardless of whether the service is required or utilised. Placing bins out for collection is discretionary.
It is not optional to participate in Council's rubbish and recycling collection service. All properties within the designated service area, with a dwelling, are required to receive the service.
No, a vacant property does not have a waste charge applied to their rates and therefore is not eligible for a waste entitlement.
Ratepayers can change the size of their rubbish bin once per year during the month of May only. New property owners can change the size of their rubbish bin on one occasion at any time during the first year of ownership.