Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the Town of Cambridge Council area

This page details a range of materials that will be periodically collected by your Council.

Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection


Scheduled Kerbside collection


Twice a Year

Available to:

Houses and Units

Materials Collected

  • Household Furniture
  • Steel
  • Metals
  • General Junk
  • Car Batteries (stacked seperately and one per household)
  • Garden Waste (stacked seperately)
  • Stoves (doors removed)
  • Refridgerators (doors removed) and other white goods
  • Oil (up to 5L per house)

Other Information

What can not be placed out for collection:

  • Chemicals
  • Paints
  • Vehicle Tyres
  • Asbestos
  • Bricks, cement, sand and rubble
  • Building materials, timber or tiles
  • Foodstuff (household waste)
  • Motor Vehicle (whole or parts)
  • Large tree trunks or stumps
  • Inflammable liquids (including paint and oil)
  • Branches over 1.5 metres in length
  • Gas bottles
  • Paint