Book a bundled green waste collection

You can book a bundled green waste collection twice a year, in April and in October.

Booking a collection

Bookings are now open and will close on Friday 29 April at 2pm.

Collections begin on Monday 28 March and end on Friday 6 May.

Your bundled green waste will be collected during your chosen week.

Apartments and units

If you live in an apartment or unit complex with 7 or more dwellings, you can organise a bundle green waste collection through your body corporate or managing agent.

What we collect 

  • Tree branches and prunings (up to 7.5 cm wide and 1.5 m long, securely tied in bundles of up to 30 cm diameter)
  • Single tree limbs, with no branches and/or leaves (up to 20 cm wide, 1.5 m long maximum)
  • Tree roots that can be lifted by one person

What we don't collect 

  • food waste
  • green waste over the maximum size or not bundled or tied properly
  • items with non-organic materials, such as wire, plastic or nails
  • timber and tree stumps (only roots allowed)
  • non-tree prunings

Other options for disposing of green waste

You can also put your green waste:

You can book a Christmas tree collection in January.

The Boroondara Recycling and Waste Centre accepts green waste if you:

  • have used both your green waste collections for the year
  • need to dispose of items that we don't collect.

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