Our household waste bins are green with a dark green lid.

Find your bin day

See Find your bin day.

What we collect

Household waste is anything that cannot be:

Make sure all your household waste is securely stored in rubbish bags to prevent spillage during collection.

What we do not collect

Household waste can also be disposed of at the Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre (charges apply).

A to Z recycling and waste guide

For a detailed list of waste items and which bin to put them in, see our A to Z FOGO, recycling and waste guide.

Bin sizes and fees

Size Height Annual fee
80 L 79 cm $245
120 L 92 cm $447
240 L 107 cm $1089
$894 (concession)

How to order a new bin

If you are a new resident at a new property that doesn't have a household waste bin, contact us to order one.

Order a smaller bin

To downgrade to a smaller bin, contact Customer Service on 9278 4444.

Order a larger bin

Order a 120 L bin

If you have an 80 L bin and you would like to order a 120 L bin, contact Customer Service on 9278 4444.

Order a 240 L bin

You can order a 240 L bin if:

  • there are 4 or more people in your household
  • you have medical reasons

To order a  240L household waste bin, email [email protected] to explain why you require a larger waste bin.

Concession fee

You may be eligible for a concession fee of $894 if:

  • you have 5 or more people in your household
  • you have medical reasons

To apply for a concession, complete the Application for concession form and attach it to your email when you order your bin.

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