Camberwell council offices

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Postal address and contact details

  • Private Bag 1
    Camberwell VIC 3124
  • Email:
  • Phone: (03) 9278 4444
  • Phone – emergencies and after hours: (03) 9278 4444  to be immediately transferred to our after hours service
  • Fax: (03) 9278 4466

We are National Relay Service friendly

If you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment, call Council through the National Relay Service (NRS):National relay service logo

  • TTY users can phone 13 36 77 then ask for 03 9278 4444
  • Speak & Listen (speech-to-speech) users can phone 1300 555 727 then ask for 03 9278 4444
  • Internet relay users can connect to NRS via then ask for 03 9278 4444.

Council forms and organisational structure

Opening hours and locations

To find bus, train, walking and cycling transport options to these locations, visit our transport options page.

Camberwell offices

8 Inglesby Road, Camberwell (Melway 59 J1)
Phone: 9278 4444

  • Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am5.15pm.
  • Cashiering hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am5pm
  • Reception hours: Monday to Friday, 8am5.15pm.

Customer service


You can enquire in person about Council services and pay Council rates at the following libraries:

Kew Library

Corner Cotham Road and Civic Drive.

Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10am6pm, Tuesday and Thursday 10am9pm, Saturday 10am5pm, Sunday 1pm5pm. 
Cashiering hours: Monday to Friday 10am3.30pm, Saturday 10am5pm and Sunday 1pm5pm.

Hawthorn Arts Centre

360 Burwood Road, Hawthorn

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am5pm.

Hard wasteBoroondara Transfer Station

648 Riversdale Road, Camberwell  (Melway 60 B1)
Phone: 9278 4444

Household waste, general waste (such as disused household appliances) and green waste can be disposed of at the Boroondara Transfer Station (charges apply). General recyclables that are normally collected by Council's kerbside collection service can be dropped off free of charge. Charges may apply for other items.

Opening hours:

  • Monday to Friday, 1pm4pm: for all types of waste
  • Saturday, 8am4pm: for all types of waste
  • Sunday, 8am4pm: for green waste and recycling drop-off centre only

Closed on Good Friday, Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Kew Depot Recycling Drop-off Centre

3135 Hutchinson Drive, Kew  (Melway 45 B2)
Phone: 9278 4444

Only accepts paper, cardboard, plastics (code 1 to 7), glass bottles and jars, aluminium and steel cans. No general waste or green waste will be accepted.

Opening hours: 

  • Monday to Friday, 8am3pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 10am2pm

Closed on Public Holidays.

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Report a fault

For emergencies and after hours phone 9278 4444.

If you notice a fault, you can report it via our online fault report form.

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