All serviced properties are provided with two wheelie bins, a 120 litre bin for rubbish (collected weekly) and a 240 litre bin for recycling (collected fortnightly).
Only properties within 'Declared Collection Areas' receive the kerbside bin collection service. These properties receive a separate charge for waste management on their Rates Notices. The 'Declared Collection Areas' can be viewed on the maps below, and can only be changed by Council resolution.
Properties outside the 'Declared Collection Areas' should dispose of their waste at their nearest Waste Facility.
Sale Residents: Sale is collected over multiple days - residents can view the Sale Garbage Collection Map to determine their collection zone.
Council engage the services of a contractor to undertake their waste collection - the current contractor is Towards Zero.
To request a new bin, or to report a damaged bin or missed bin collection please contact Towards Zero on 1300 130 129.
The small 120 litre bin collected weekly is used for household rubbish which goes to landfill. Bag your rubbish to help keep your bin clean and avoid bad smells. Use your 120 litre bin for all household rubbish that you cannot put in our kerbside recycle bin such as:
The large 240 litre bin collected fortnightly is used for recycling only. Place your recyclables loose in your bin - do not put them in plastic bags. Empty containers to avoid contamination, and flatten boxes and cans to save room. You do not need to rinse or remove labels. Your 240 litre bin should be used for the following recyclables - for more information on what you can put in your recycle bin, see the Get it Right on Bin Night website.
Bins must be placed out before 6.00am on collection day, and should be: