Green Waste

Green Waste

Green Waste Bins

The City of Albany provides a four-weekly green waste collection service for all urban residential properties. Green waste from your garden is a valuable resource! The garden organics from your bin are transported to a local facility and composted before being as added to soil improvers for home and agricultural use.

What can I put in my green waste bin?

The lime-green lidded black bin is for your green waste including plant material, leaves, prunings, grass clippings and small branches.

Contamination

It is important to make sure that only green waste is placed in the bin. Placing incorrect items in the bin is called contamination. Contamination can prevent your green waste being processed into compost and sends it to landfill instead. Make sure you give your green waste the best chance of becoming

Where can I dispose of green waste?

If you’ve had a garden clean-up and have too much green waste to fit in your bin you can take your garden prunings to:

Vancouver Waste

21 John St, Milpara

Phone: (08) 9845 7688

Cost: $19.00 / m3*

*Each year ratepayers receive a pass that entitles them to one free entry to the green waste depot.

Bulk Green Waste Verge Collections

Bulk green waste verge collections are held annually. Please contact us on 6820 3000 for more information.

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