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

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Melton City Council area

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

Fortnightly Service

Fully commingled 240L recycling bin

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 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

Crush cans and bottles then replace lids if applicable
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

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
  • Garbage
  • Dead Animals
  • Sanitary items

  • Recycling Tips

    More recycling right means less waste going to landfill and fewer new resources required to make new products. Recycling also enables Council to keep disposal fees to a minimum.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Melton Council on 03 9747 7200.