Waste and Recycling Guide

The Waste and Recycling Guide Icon for application/pdf (7.08 MB) provides residents with information about what material can be placed into each bin, how to book a hard waste or bundled garden waste collection, bin placement, disposal sites and a comprehensive A-Z guide on how to dispose of waste items.

The following pages provide further information on your Bin Options, Booking a Hard Waste or Bundled Garden Waste Collection, Waste Collection Calendar and Waste Disposal Sites and Hazardous Waste Disposal.

Waste Management Strategy

The Interim Waste Management Strategy describes strategies and actions to be undertaken during the next five years (2012 – 2017).

Key components of the strategy include:

  • A review of government policies and strategies that influence the management of municipal waste and waste reduction targets
  • Providing affordable, effective and sustainable Council waste services and programs
  • Developing a local response to government and industry programs for improved resource recovery and waste processing facilities
  • The integration and continuous improvement of Council’s waste services and community waste education programs.