Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Blue Mountains City Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Blue Mountains City Council area

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

Fortnightly Service

Commingled recycling bin

Fortnightly

All Residential Properties


Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminium Cans

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)

Additional Info
  • Rigid plastic containers from the kitchen (no lids please)
  • Rigid plastic containers from the bathroom (no lids please)
  • Rigid plastic containers from the laundry (no lids please)

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Bubble Wrap

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Garden organic waste

    Pot plant buckets/containers

    Nappies

    Food scraps

    Batteries

    Syringes/Needles

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • No 'soft' plastic e.g. biscuit packet wrapper

  • Recycling Tips

    To maximise space in your bin, crush plastic bottles and containers, place smaller jars and bottles in larger jars and break up cardboard boxes. In windy weather, try to layer items according to weight to help 'anchor' the bin and avoid it being blown over.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Recycling Hotline on 1300 769 746.

    Kerbside E-Waste Service

    This is part of councils on call 2 clean-ups that residents can book per year. Inform council that Ewaste is being placed at kerbside and these items will be picked up and recycled.

    On call 2 per year

    All Residential Properties


    Accepted Materials

    Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Bubble Wrap

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Garden organic waste

    Pot plant buckets/containers

    Nappies

    Food scraps

    Batteries

    Syringes/Needles

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • No 'soft' plastic e.g. biscuit packet wrapper

  • Recycling Tips

    To maximise space in your bin, crush plastic bottles and containers, place smaller jars and bottles in larger jars and break up cardboard boxes. In windy weather, try to layer items according to weight to help 'anchor' the bin and avoid it being blown over.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Recycling Hotline on 1300 769 746.