Your Hard Waste and Recycling Collection
Council provides two free hard waste and recycling collections for Darebin residents each year:
- Winter - a Council-wide, area-based collection (no booking required)
- Spring - a limited number of pre-booked collections (booking required)
Winter Area-Based Collection 28 May - 29 June 2018 (No booking required)
The next Council-wide, area-based winter collection will take place from Monday 28 May - Friday 29 June 2018.
We set the dates and times for these each year and collect from a whole area at the same time.
You will receive our hard waste brochure and exact date of your collection two weeks before your areas collection week.
2018 Winter Area-based Collection map
2018 Hard Waste Brochure
During Council's hard waste and recycling collection, it is important to remember:
- Only place items out between the time and date indicated on your brochure
- Different types of items will be collected on different days
- Do not add to your piles after 6.00am on the Monday of your collection week
- Items put out late will not be collected.
Conditions of Collection
To ensure your hard waste and recycling is collected you must meet the Conditions of Collection. Conditions include how, when and what you can put out for collection.
See the Conditions of Collection and Acceptable and Unacceptable Items, or read the Frequently Asked Questions for further details.
Limited, Booked Spring Hard Waste Collection
Council makes available a limited number of pre-booked hard waste collections in Spring each year.
The next Spring limited pre-booked collection will run from September 2018, with bookings opening in August 2018.
Collection bookings fill up very quickly so you are advised to book early on 8470 8888.
Please note that these limited collections are only available to residents who have made a booking in advance.
When a booking is made, residents will be advised of the exact date of their collection.
Please see the Conditions of Collection and Frequently Asked Questions for more information.
For further information, please phone 8470 8888 or email email@example.com