Special Refuse Collection (Pensioners)

This special collection will be available in all urban areas for the purpose of assisting those with limited access to Council's Waste Transfer Stations to dispose of unwanted items. The date of the special collection is advertised in the Examiner and the Country Courier in November each year and is noted on the current kerbside collection calendar.

Pensioners must contact  the Special Refuse Officer on (03) 6397 7303 to register for collection, if you are not registered for this collection your rubbish will not be collected.  

Generally items must be easily handled by two persons - anything larger will not be collected. Collection will be limited to 1 cubic metre per household.

Items NOT collected include green waste, hazardous materials, paint tins and chemical drums.