Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Ballarat City Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Ballarat City Council area

Below are the kerbside recycling services provided by your local Council.

Fortnightly Service

240L commingled recycling bin

Fortnightly

all residents who pay a waste management charge on their rates


Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminium Cans

Aluminium Foil

Newspapers

Magazines

Office Paper

Envelopes Without a Window

Envelopes With a Window

Phone Books

Pizza Boxes (clean)

Egg Cartons

Cardboard

Steel Food Cans

Steel Aerosol Cans (empty)

Aluminium Aerosol Cans (empty)

Milk cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Milk cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

All plastic bottles and containers


PET Bottles marked with # 1 HDPE Bottles marked with # 2 PVC Containers marked with # 3 LDPE Containers marked with # 4 PP Bottles marked with # 5 PS Plastic Containers marked with # 6 Other Plastic Containers marked with # 7

Materials Not Accepted

Polystyrene Foam

Garden organic waste

Nappies

Syringes/Needles


Recycling Tips

Please ensure all paper and cardboard is unbundled. The above materials are collected fortnightly from all residents who pay a waste management charge on their rates. Residents are advised to take time out to read their waste collection calender to fully understand the recycling process throughout the municipality.

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact City of Ballarat on 03 5320 5500.