Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the City of Greater Geelong Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the City of Greater Geelong Council area

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

Kerbside Service

Co-mingled recycling|240L|Yellow

Fortnightly

All Residential Properties


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)

Plastics marked with


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
Other Items
  • Plastic plant pots
  • Metal pots and pans (no lids)
  • Plastic toys (No batteries)
  • Plastic cups, cutlery and empty takeaway containers

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Household Garbage

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Garden Equipment

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

    Food/Vegetable Scraps

    Metal/Plastics

    Fruit Scraps

    Vegetable Scraps

    All Food Scraps (including meat)

    All Other Food Scraps

    All Other Food Scraps

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Foam containers
  • Garbage
  • Motor oil containers
  • Plastic bags
  • Plastic food wrap
  • Polystyrene
  • Waxed cardboard

  • Recycling Tips

    1.Keep your recycling loose, not in plastic bags. 2.All containers must be empty. 3.No need to rinse, just scrape it clean. 4.Remove metal lids from glass jars and place both in the recycling bin. 5.No plastic bags. Return these to your supermarket.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact City of Greater of Geelong on 03 5272 5272.

    General Waste Service

    General Waste|120L|Red

    Fortnightly

    All Residential Properties


    Accepted Materials

    Materials Not Accepted

    Household Garbage

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Garden Equipment

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

    Food/Vegetable Scraps

    Metal/Plastics

    Fruit Scraps

    Vegetable Scraps

    All Food Scraps (including meat)

    All Other Food Scraps

    All Other Food Scraps

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Foam containers
  • Garbage
  • Motor oil containers
  • Plastic bags
  • Plastic food wrap
  • Polystyrene
  • Waxed cardboard

  • Recycling Tips

    1.Keep your recycling loose, not in plastic bags. 2.All containers must be empty. 3.No need to rinse, just scrape it clean. 4.Remove metal lids from glass jars and place both in the recycling bin. 5.No plastic bags. Return these to your supermarket.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact City of Greater of Geelong on 03 5272 5272.

    Kerbside Service

    Garden Organics|140L|Lime Green

    Fortnightly

    All Residential Properties


    Accepted Materials

    Grass Clippings

    Small Branches

    Twigs

    Garden Prunings

    Weeds

    Flowers


    Materials Not Accepted

    Household Garbage

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Garden Equipment

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

    Food/Vegetable Scraps

    Metal/Plastics

    Fruit Scraps

    Vegetable Scraps

    All Food Scraps (including meat)

    All Other Food Scraps

    All Other Food Scraps

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Foam containers
  • Garbage
  • Motor oil containers
  • Plastic bags
  • Plastic food wrap
  • Polystyrene
  • Waxed cardboard

  • Recycling Tips

    1.Keep your recycling loose, not in plastic bags. 2.All containers must be empty. 3.No need to rinse, just scrape it clean. 4.Remove metal lids from glass jars and place both in the recycling bin. 5.No plastic bags. Return these to your supermarket.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact City of Greater of Geelong on 03 5272 5272.