Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection in the Sutherland Shire Council area

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

Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection

Service:

At-call Kerbside collection

Frequency:

Twice a Year

Available to:

Houses and Units

Materials Collected

  • # Kitchen items- crockery, cutlery, containers, pots & pans, cups & mugs (in boxes)
  • # Furniture, chairs, tables, lounges, book cases, cabinets & draws
  • # Computers and televisions
  • # Electrical appliances- toasters, microwaves, juicers, heaters, stereos, DVDs, lamps, vacuums, hair driers
  • # Power tools & tools
  • # Brooms, mops, shovels, rakes
  • # Lawn mowers, catchers, wiper snipers, edger’s
  • # Sporting goods, gym equipment, fishing gear, camping gear, eskies, bikes & toys
  • # Wood in lengths under 1.5 metres (limit of 6 pieces of wood)
  • # Outdoor furniture, umbrellas, BBQ’s
  • # Baby gear
  • # Carpet, underlay, mats, rugs, lino(limit of one average sized room and must be rolled)
  • # Tiles in boxes (under 10kgs)
  • # Wooden fence (max 1.5m in length and limit of 6 fence palings per household) ?
  • # Bags & suit cases
  • # Blinds & curtains
  • # Laundry baskets & ironing boards
  • # Hoses
  • # Garden pots
  • # Cane items & baskets
  • # Plastic containers & drums (empty)
  • # Windows, doors & screens (no glass)
  • # Plastic sheeting & wrap
  • # Shade screen
  • # Tarps & canvases
  • # Styrofoam (contained in a bag or box)
  • # Cushions, foam, beanbags
  • # Car accessories- single seats, back seats, seat covers, child restraints, small engine or car parts (no oils)
  • # Household brick-a-brac
  • Items that need to be separated
  • The following items will be collected by a separate vehicle and must be separated from the above material in a neat and tidy manner:
  • * Mattresses or mattress ensemble (limit of one ensemble per collection)
  • * Tied garden pruning’s (no thicker than a broom stick, no longer than 1.5 metres in length)
  • * White goods such stoves, driers, fridges, freezers, washing machines
  • * Air Conditioning units
  • * Any over sized metal items such as trampoline frames must be dismantled.

Bookings can be made from the 1 January 2013, how you book depends upon the dwelling you live in

Other Information

What can not be placed out for collection:

  • # tems over 1.5 metres in length
  • # Business or Commercial Waste
  • # Garden or food waste
  • # Household chemicals or hazardous wastes (including paints, motor or cooking oils, pesticides, fungicides, herbicides, pool chemicals, cleaning chemicals, fuels & oils, medicines, or any liquids)
  • # Pane or sheet glass
  • # Mirrors;
  • # Car batteries
  • # Household batteries
  • # Gas bottles or fire extinguishes
  • # Heavy loads of bricks, tiles, wood or metals
  • # Asbestos sheeting or asbestos products
  • # Liquids
  • # Perishable household rubbish
  • # No sharps, needles or sharps containers
  • # Building materials such as bricks, rubble, tiles, soil
  • # Garden prunings that are not bundled or tied
  • # Thorny branches or bushes, ie palm fronds, roses
  • # Pipes, timbers or roller doors over 1.5m in length
  • # Drums or oil heater tanks
  • # Car parts, tyres wrecked motor vehicles
  • # Railway sleepers
  • # Sand filled pool filters
  • # Cast Iron Baths
  • # Tree Stumps or Roots
  • # Quantities of “accepted materials” over allowable quantities.

For more information contact:
http://www.sutherlandshire.nsw.gov.au/My_Place/Rubbish/Clean_Up_Service
Phone cleanup hotline on 9710 5722