Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Macedon Ranges Shire Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Macedon Ranges Shire 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

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 Paint Cans (empty)

Steel Aerosol Cans (empty)

Aluminium Aerosol Cans (empty)

Milk cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Plastics marked with


PET Bottles marked with # 1 HDPE Bottles marked with # 2 PP Bottles marked with # 5

Recycling Tips

All lids to be removed from bottles & jars. Metal lids go into Recycling bin. Plastic lids to go into waste bin

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Macedon Ranges Shire Council's Customer Service team on (03) 5422 0333.

Kerbside Service

General Waste|140L|Red

Fortnightly for those with the full FOGO (Food Organics Garden Organics) service and weekly for those without FOGO.

Shirewide


Accepted Materials

Milk cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)


Recycling Tips

All lids to be removed from bottles & jars. Metal lids go into Recycling bin. Plastic lids to go into waste bin

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Macedon Ranges Shire Council's Customer Service team on (03) 5422 0333.

Kerbside Service

Glass Only|140L|Purple

Every four weeks

Shirewide

Additional Info

All lids to be removed. Metal lids go into Recycling bin. Plastic lids to go into waste bin


Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars


Recycling Tips

All lids to be removed from bottles & jars. Metal lids go into Recycling bin. Plastic lids to go into waste bin

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Macedon Ranges Shire Council's Customer Service team on (03) 5422 0333.

Kerbside Service

Food Organics & Garden Organics (FOGO)|240L|Lime Green

Weekly

Being rolled out in stages shirewide by 2025.


Accepted Materials

Grass Clippings

Small Branches

Twigs

Garden Prunings

Weeds

Leaves

Flowers

Fruit Scraps

Vegetable Scraps

All Food Scraps (including meat)

Small Timber Offcuts

Other Items
  • Noxious Weeds
  • Used Paper Towel
  • Newspaper
  • Pizza Boxes
  • Compostable Kitty Litter
  • Animal Droppings
  • Hair
  • Compostable Plant-based Packaging
  • Wooden Icy Pole Sticks
  • Toothpicks
  • Cold Ash

  • Recycling Tips

    All lids to be removed from bottles & jars. Metal lids go into Recycling bin. Plastic lids to go into waste bin

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Macedon Ranges Shire Council's Customer Service team on (03) 5422 0333.