Bins and Collection Days

Residential waste collections

The City's waste services include: 

  • 1 xWeekly 240 litre bin for FOGO (Food Organics, Garden Organics only) (lime-green lid) 
  • 1 xFortnightly 240 litre bin for recyclables (yellow top)
  • 1 xFortnightly 240 litre bin for general waste (red top)

For more information on what can go in each bin, please visit the What Goes in Each Bin page.

Waste and recycling guide 2022-23 

Waste and recycling guide 2023-24 

Commercial waste services

Businesses can request a waste service through the City, which includes:

  • 1 x Weekly 240 litre bin for FOGO (Food Organics, Garden Organics only) (lime-green lid)
  • 1 x Fortnightly 240 litre bin for recyclables (yellow top)
  • 1 x Fortnightly 240 litre bin for general waste (red top)

Please contact the City's Waste Management team on 9272 0605 or for more information. Please note that annual rates apply and all three bins are required for a commercial rubbish service. Commercial Rubbish Services and additional bins can be requested using the forms at the bottom of this page.

Collection days

Your bin collection days can be found in the Waste and Recycling Guide or by using the interactive map below.  Look up your address and find out if you are in Area 1 or Area 2

Notice: Due to scheduled maintenance, the City Maps Gallery will be unavailable from 5pm, Friday 16 June until Sunday 18 June 2023. We apologise for any inconvenience.  

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Public holiday waste collection

Your collection dates may change over the public holiday periods listed below:

Christmas and New Years

All collections will be pushed out by one (1) day to faciliate the Christmas and New Years Day Public Holidays on Monday 25th December 2023 and Monday 1st January 2024. Alternate collection dates will be listed later this year.

All households will receive an additional recycling collection on their general waste collection week, which will either be the week starting 25th December, or 1st January. These weeks will be clearly listed in the 2023/24 Waste and Recycling Guide. Residents have the option to put out all three bins on their normal collection day that week.

Good Friday collection delayed by one (1) day:

If your normal collection is:Your bin will be collected on:
Friday 29 March 2024Saturday 30 March 2024

Maintenance requests and missed collection

To report a missed collection, or request rubbish bin repair or replacement, please contact us on 9272 0605 or email

Missed collections must be reported within 48 hours of the collection day to request Cleanaway return to collect the bin. Reports outside this 48 hour window cannot be actioned.

To see when you're bins are collected, please see this financial year's Waste and Recycling Guide or refer to the interactive map above.


Rubbish service requests and cancellations

If you would like to request a new bin service or cancel a service, please download and complete the relevant form below and email it to

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