Important information for Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre users
Long delays expected at the Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre between 8 April and 7 June 2013 due to building works. To avoid delays during this period, please use the alternative waste transfer stations listed in the documents below.
Alternative Waste Transfer Stations (pdf, 261kB)
Alternative Waste Transfer Stations (doc, 465kB)
Recycling and waste survey results are in
The survey results for the 'Help us review our recycling and waste minimisation strategy questionnaire' have been presented to Council. They were considered and informed the review of the Waste Minimisation and Recycling Strategy 2011–16.
Almost 8,200 questionnaires were completed, representing a response rate of approximately 12%.
Read a summary of the results.
Problems with bins ...
My bin has gone missing or been stolen
If your bin has gone missing, fill out a Statutory Declaration form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 9278 4466. Once we receive your Statutory Declaration, a replacement bin will be delivered to your property within two working days.
My bin is damaged
If your bin is damaged or has a problem with the wheels or lid, or the lid pins are missing, phone Customer Service on 9278 4444. After we have recorded your problem, leave your bin out on collection day so it is easily accessible. Your bin will be repaired within two collection days.
My bin was missed
If your bin has been missed for collection, phone Customer Service on 9278 4444 to advise us within 48 hours. Your bin will be collected within three working days once we have been notified it was missed, however, the majority will be picked up on the next working day. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
Green waste collection and bins
Our fortnightly green waste collection service is another way you can make a positive difference to the environment.
Find out more about the service, how to order a green waste bin or purchase a second pre-loved bin, and our at-call green waste collections.
Hard waste dates
Starting 1 October, we are introducing a new at-call hard waste collection system to replace the annual pick up.
Waste collection program