Coronavirus update 13 March 2020

Stage 3 lockdown: guidance and support.

Your bin collections changed from Monday 4 May 2020:

  • FOGO bins and recycling bins are collected weekly.
  • Household waste is collected fortnightly if you have a FOGO bin or weekly if you do not.
  • Green waste bins are collected fortnightly.
  • Missed collections
  • Types of bin
  • Bin collection on public holidays
Please enter a valid Boroondara address.

Types of bin

Find out more about the different bins available for kerbside collections.


FOGO bin (lime green lid) 


Recycling bin (yellow lid) 


Household waste bin (dark green lid) 


Green waste bin (orange lid - only available to residents without a FOGO bin) 

Bin collection on public holidays

Bins are collected as usual on all public holidays, except Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Good Friday. An alternative collection day will be advertised in the weeks prior to these days.

Collection times

Collections start from 5am on your bin collection day.

Missed collections

If your bin is not emptied on your collection day, let us know within 2 business days.

More information

For more information, contact our Customer Service team on 9278 4444 or at [email protected].

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