Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the Hornsby Shire 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 for single dwellings - Monthly for unit blocks

Available to:

Houses and Units

Materials Collected

  • Whitegoods
  • Household Furniture
  • Steel
  • Metals
  • Carpet
  • Mattresses
  • Bagged & boxed bric-a-brac
  • Household appliances
  • Toys and bicycles
  • Roof guttering (up to 2 metres in length)

Appliance doors to be removed. Metals to be placed separately to other materials as these are taken for recycling. Put material on kerbside on the Sunday prior to scheduled collection week.

Other Information

What can not be placed out for collection:

  • Chemicals
  • Oils
  • Paints
  • Vehicle Tyres
  • Asbestos
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • Green waste, tree stumps
  • Garbage and food waste
  • Industrial, business, farm or trade waste
  • Building, demolition or renovation materials
  • Motor vehicle bodies, engines, batteries and parts
  • Gas bottles
  • Concrete, bricks, rocks and dirt
  • Sheet or unframed glass
  • Anything larger than 2 metres in length

For more information contact:
Waste Hotline
02 9847 4856