Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Clarence City Council area


Kerbside Recycling Services in the Clarence City Council area

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

Kerbside Recycling Service

Recycling bin with a yellow lid


All Residential Properties

Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminium Cans

Aluminium Foil



Office Paper

Envelopes Without a Window

Envelopes With a Window

Phone Books

Pizza Boxes (clean)

Egg Cartons


Steel Food Cans

Steel Paint Cans (empty)

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

including margarine, ice-cream, yoghurt, shampoo and household detergent containers, plus other containers with the triangle symbol 1 - 7
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

Plastic Bags

Polystyrene Foam

Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses

Light bulbs

Garden organic waste

Pot plant buckets/containers


Food scraps



Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Motor oil, acid, solvent or chemical containers
  • X Rays
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Gas Bottles
  • Solar Panels
  • Shampoo or toothpaste containers
  • Cigarette cartons or packets
  • Cardboard pizza or takeaway containers
  • Broken glass or window glass
  • Clothing or shoes
  • Squeeze-tube toothpaste or squeeze-tube shampoo containers
  • Meat trays or foam trays
  • No rubbish or other waste either garden or household

  • Recycling Tips

    The bin lid must be in the closed position. Overfilled bins will not be emptied.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Council on 03 6217 9690.