Bins and collection dates

Bins

The Shire's waste collection services is provided by Cleanaway.

General waste bins (green lid) are collected weekly, recycling bins (yellow lid) are collected fortnightly.

We can provide two bin size options - 1 x 140L waste bin and 1 x 240L recycle bin or 1 x 240L waste bin and 1 x 240L recycle bin.

If your bin is missed please contact our waste contractor Cleanaway on 9550 4755, and they will arrange to collect your missed bin.

If your bin is damaged please contact the Shire Customer Service Team to arrange a replacement. If your household bin lids is blowing open and scattering its contents down the street you can resolve the problem with a Maxi Closer.

They come in two different sizes, 1 size for the 240L waste and recycle bins and 1 size for the 140L waste bin. Maxi Closers are easy to fit, keep the lid closed even in gale force conditions are easily removed and extremely durable.

They are free (1 per household) and are available from our Administration Centre in Mundijong.

Apply for a new service

To apply for a new bin service, complete the Apply for a new bin service form available below or in person at our Administration Centre. Completed applications can be submitted electronically, by mail or in person at our Administration Centre. We are only able to process applications that are signed by the landowner or their authorised agent. The reason for this is that bins belong to the property where the bins are located.

Upgrade an existing service

If you find that you require more space for your rubbish and recycling, you can apply for additional bins or larger bins (fees apply).

To apply complete the Upgrade and/or add to an existing bin service available below or in person at our Administration Centre. Completed applications can be submitted electronically, by mail or in person at our Administration Centre. We are only able to process applications that are signed by the landowner or their authorised agent. The reason for this is that bins belong to the property where the bins are located.

Rubbish rates for 2019/20
Waste 140L bin $246
Waste 240L bin $324
Recycle 240L bin $153

Bin placement

Placing your bins correctly helps us to provide you with a timely and efficient collection service.

To ensure your waste is collected

  • Put your bins out before 6am on the morning of collection.
  • Place bins half a metre back from the kerb with the handle and wheels facing your property.
  • Place your general waste and recycling bins half a metre apart from each other.
  • Ensure access to the bin is not blocked by cars, power poles, trees, etc.
  • Do not leave any excess material or waste next to your bin.
  • Return bins to your yard before 6pm on your collection day.

Your waste will not be collected if your bin is

  • Overfull or the lid is not fully closed.
  • Not placed on the verge before 6am.
  • Not placed correctly for collection.
  • Contaminated with incorrect items or hazardous waste.
  • Over 80kg.
  • Not a bin supplied by us.

Bin collection dates

Monday Byford Central
Darling Downs
Karrakup
Jarrahdale
Tuesday Byford
Wednesday Oakford
Oldbury
Thursday Cardup (east of Hopkinson Road)
Mundijong
Hopeland
Serpentine (west of railway)
Friday Mardella
Whitby
Keysbrook
Serpentine (east of railway)

Public holiday changes

Christmas Day falls on a Friday bins will be collected Saturday.

  • Friday bins collected Saturday

New Years Day falls on a Friday (recycling week), bins collected on Saturday.

  • Friday bins collected Saturday

Good Friday 2 April 2021 bins will be collected on a Saturday.

Recycling week calendar

Public Holiday - no rubbish collections on these days.
Recycling bins collected this week.



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