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

Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the City of Mitcham 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 Kerbside collection


Once a Year

Available to:

All Residential Properties

Materials Collected

  • Whitegoods
  • Household Furniture
  • Metals
  • Carpet
  • Scrap Timber
  • Mattresses
  • · Refrigerators and freezers (for safety reasons – please
  • remove doors)
  • · Floor coverings (up to 1.5 metre lengths)
  • · Sheets of iron and guttering (up to 1.5 metre lengths)
  • · Timber off cuts (up to 1.5 metre lengths)
  • · Dismantled clothes lines
  • · Blinds and window coverings
  • · Bikes and toys
  • · Air conditioners
  • · Small items of scrap metal
  • · Hot water services
  • · Lawn mowers
  • · Tree and shrub prunings cut into 2 metre lengths and
  • tied in bundles (max of 30 cm diameter)
  • · Rainwater tanks (segments no larger than 1.5 metre
  • lengths)

When pre-booking your hard waste collection advise staff of the items to wish to dispose of. They will confirm whether they are accepted. For clarification on items please contact East Waste on 8347 5170. How much can I put out? A maximum of 2 cubic metres will be collected

Other Information

What can not be placed out for collection:

  • Chemicals
  • Oils
  • Paints
  • Vehicle Tyres
  • Asbestos
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • Household hazardous waste
  • E-waste (TV's computers, DVDs, heaters and anything else with a plug)
  • Wooden Pallets
  • Bricks, rocks, dirt, pavers, concrete and building material
  • Car parts
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Ammunition, explosives and flares
  • Sheet glass
  • No items too heavy for two people to lift
  • Business or industrial waste

For more information contact:
East Waste
8347 5111