Waste and Recycling Collection

The Northern Midlands Council offers a fortnightly waste and recycling collection. If you have a query relating to this service please call our Customer Care team on (03) 6397 7303.


For all enquiries regarding missed collections or damaged bins please call the Customer Service Team on (03) 6397 7303

To ensure your Garbage Bin & Recycling Bin are emptied, please put them both out the night before collection or before 6AM THE MORNING OF COLLECTION.

Online Calendar

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Collection Calendar
Lost Bins

Lost or stolen bins

The charge to replace a wheelie bin is $83 for a 140lt bin (waste only) and $86 for a 240lt (waste or recycling). However, if you believe you have had your bin stolen or vandalised, Council will replace your bin free of charge on the first occurrence. To apply for a free replacement bin, please complete all details below. Please allow 10 working days for delivery or your new bin.

Application Details

Property Details (if different)

Bin Details

(If known)
Date Wheelie Bin was first noticed missing
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