Red lid garbage bin

Council offers residents a weekly collection of their Red Lid Garbage bin. Find your collection day here.

Houses and terraces are entitled to have one 140 L general waste bin. The number of red 240L general waste recycling bins allocated to apartment buildings (3 or more dwellings) is calculated using the waste generation rates in Council’s Developmental Control Plan 2012 which can be viewed here.

Extra collections and additional bins

We recognise there are times when residents may have extra garbage. Please note that Council will not collect garbage which is placed on top of or next to your bin.

You can book an extra paid collection for $28.70 per bin. Additional garbage bins are available however they are subject to an additional annual Domestic Waste Charge of $562.

Find out more

  • Contact our Call Customer Service on 9083 8000 for more information.
  • Watch the video below to learn more about what to put in your bins.

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