Recycling Near You - Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the Maroondah City Council area

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

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

Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection


On Call Hard Waste Collection Service


On Call (from resident)

Available to:

All households paying the Residential Garbage Service Charge

Materials Collected

  • Whitegoods
  • Household Furniture
  • Steel
  • Metals
  • Carpet
  • Mattresses
  • Timber - up to 10 pieces only, max 1.5m lengths
  • Kitchenware
  • Crockery
  • Electrical appliances
  • Lawn mowers (empty of petrol and oil)
  • Metal tools and equipment
  • Empty paint tins (with lids removed)
  • Internal doors (max of 3)
  • Carpet (rolled & tied, max 1.5m long and no more than 2 rooms)
  • Home improvement material such as cupboards, toilet fittings and wash basins (max half a cubic metre in total
  • Glass from table tops or coffee tables (securely wrapped and labeled)
  • Home improvement material, max 0.5 cubic metres

Booking must be made for service on 1300 88 22 33 Up to 2 booked collections per household per financial year Quantity limited to 2 cubic metres per residence Place out on naturestrip in 2 piles - one for metals and one for other approved materials

Other Information

What can not be placed out for collection:

  • Chemicals
  • Oils
  • Paints
  • Vehicle Tyres
  • Asbestos
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • Garden waste
  • Glass of any kind
  • Gas bottles
  • Demolition material, eg bricks, tiles, concrete, fibro, plasterboard
  • Fencing materials
  • Hazardous wastes
  • Paint
  • Automotive parts, eg tyres, batteries, panels
  • Domestic garbage
  • Commercial materials, even if home based business
  • Heavy items that cannot be lifted by 2 people

For more information contact:
Customer Service
1300 88 22 33