Planet Ark 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.


On Call Hard Waste Collection Service

On Call (from resident)

All households paying the Residential Garbage Service Charge

Accepted Materials


Household Furniture





Additional Items
  • 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
  • Additional Information 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

    Materials Not Accepted




    Vehicle Tyres


    Vehicle Batteries

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • 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