Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the Lismore City Council area

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

Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection


Tip Free Day - bulky item drop off


4 times a Year

Available to:

All Residential Properties

Materials Collected

  • Whitegoods
  • Household Furniture
  • Steel
  • Metals
  • Metal Car Parts
  • Gas Cylinders
  • Carpet
  • Scrap Timber
  • Mattresses
  • Council now offers residents four days per year to get rid of their excess waste and large waste items. Tip Free Days will occur on the third Sunday of August, November, February and May.
  • Tip Free Days are held at the Recycling and Recovery Centre, East Lismore from 9.00am to 4.00pm on the dates listed above.
  • Please bring with you proof of residency for Lismore City Council area (rates notice or licence), and help us divert waste from landfill by keeping scrap metal, timber, green waste, household items and other recyclables separate.
  • There will be no commercial quantities of chemicals, no asbestos, no truck/tractor tyres allowed into the tip on the day and no more than twelve car tyres allowed in one load.
  • For more information about the Tip Free Day call the Waste Hotline, phone 1300 87 83 87.

For more information contact:
Northern Rivers Waste
1300 87 83 87