Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the Clarence City 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


Once a Year

Available to:

All Residential Properties

Materials Collected

  • Whitegoods
  • Household Furniture
  • Carpet
  • Scrap Timber
  • Mattresses
  • * furniture,
  • * household appliances,
  • * junk,
  • * limited amounts of building material.

* During the 2 weeks of the collection, on your normal recycling day, put your items out on the nature strip neatly next to, but at least 1 metre from, your wheelie bin, making sure they do not obstruct the footpath or road. * The items should fit within an area 2 metres wide by 2 metres deep and stand no more than a metre high (4 m3). The items must be able to be easily lifted onto a truck by two people.

Other Information

What can not be placed out for collection:

  • Chemicals
  • Oils
  • Paints
  • Vehicle Tyres
  • Asbestos
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • Mattresses
  • * Paint tins.
  • * Commercial or business waste.
  • * Any item longer than 1.5 metres.
  • * Items too heavy for easy lifting onto a truck by two people.
  • * Engine blocks, tyres or any other car parts.
  • * Chemicals or liquids, including engine oil.
  • * Gas cylinders.
  • * Broken glass, asbestos or ashes.
  • * Vegetable matter.
  • * Garden refuse. This can be put out for collection on Council's green organics collection day every 4 weeks.
  • * Cardboard or other recyclables. These can be put out for recycling collection every week, flattened, bundled, tied and placed next to the crate.
  • * Loose rubble.
  • * Fencing wire.

For more information contact:
6217 9690.