Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the Hobsons Bay City Council area

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

Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection


At-call collection from within property boundary


Once a Year

Available to:

All Residential Properties

Materials Collected

  • Whitegoods
  • Mattresses
  • Household furniture, applicances and toys
  • Small amounts of timber (bundled and tied)
  • Pottery, ceramics and chinaware
  • Glass, mirrors and windscreens (securely wrap and label 'glass'
  • Roofing iron and guttering (maximum 1.5m long)
  • Scrap metal, tools and equipment
  • Small metal car parts (less than 20kg)
  • Metal tanks and drums (maximum diameter 40cm)
  • Hot water units
  • Tree stumps (30cm diameter)
  • Roots and branches (bundled and tied, 1.5m long)

Collection limit of 3 cubic metres in total

Other Information

What can not be placed out for collection:

  • Chemicals
  • Oils
  • Vehicle Tyres
  • Asbestos
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • Fencing material
  • Gas bottles
  • Commercial or business waste
  • Household garbage
  • Paint tins
  • Building material or rubble
  • Waste arising from domestic renovation or demolition
  • Engine Blocks
  • Individual items which cannot be lifted by two people

For more information contact:
Hobsons Bay City Council
9932 1000