Council uses the
3 coloured bin system
red, yellow and green)
View the Waste Calendar
for your area to view mapping and enter your street address. Identify the collection day that applies to you from the legend.
Council has been successfully using the three coloured bin system for domestic services since 1999.
The three bin service includes:
In 2013-2014, 44% of the household waste collected through the three bin system was recovered for recycling and not sent to landfill. Council residents should be congratulated on this excellent achievement however there is still some room for improvement.
Council is making plans for the future of waste and recycling across the City. See what we're doing in our Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Strategic Plan 2014-2019