Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the City of Gold Coast area

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

Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection


General Cleanup Collection


Once a Year

Available to:

Residential Properties excluding high rise complexes, unit complexes with bulk bins, rural properties outside the City waste collection area, Hope Island and Sanctuary Cove Resort complexes (private)

Materials Collected

  • Whitegoods
  • Household Furniture
  • Steel
  • Metals
  • Carpet
  • bath and laundry tubs
  • stoves, carpet and lino
  • bagged garden waste
  • small prunings (tied in bundles)
  • small car parts
  • furniture (please remove cupboard doors)
  • white goods and scrap metal
  • other household items

Collection is limited to: - two cubic metres in volume (one small box trailer), - items not longer than 1.5 metres , and - items easily and safely lifted by two people.

Other Information

What can not be placed out for collection:

  • Chemicals
  • Oils
  • Paints
  • Vehicle Tyres
  • Asbestos
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • commercial/business waste
  • putrescible (decaying) matter
  • liquids and hazardous waste
  • paint, oils and chemicals
  • building/demolition waste
  • gas bottles
  • car batteries
  • household refuse
  • tyres
  • sheet glass