Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Northern Beaches Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Northern Beaches Council area

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

Fortnightly Service

120L blue lidded recycling bin

Fortnightly

All Residential Properties


Accepted Materials

Newspapers

Magazines

Office Paper

Envelopes Without a Window

Envelopes With a Window

Phone Books

Pizza Boxes (clean)

Egg Cartons

Cardboard

Additional Info
  • Junk Mail

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Broken Glass
  • White Glass (eg. Malibu bottles)
  • Windows
  • Pizza Box Containers
  • Food Soiled Paper & Cardboard
  • Waxed Cardboard (fruit boxes)
  • Plastic Toys
  • Household Items
  • Non-reyclable packaging. ie plastic sheeting or wrap

  • Recycling Tips

    REMEMBER: If you aren't sure something is suitable for recycling, contact Council for advice on 02 9942 2111. That way, you won't be undoing all your good work. If you put your food scraps into a worm farm or compost bin you will reduced the amount of waste going to landfill by about 40% and produce your own fertiliser and compost.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service (Warringah) on 9942 2111.

    Fortnightly Service

    120L yellow recycling moblie bin

    Fortnightly

    All Residential Properties


    Accepted Materials

    Glass Bottles and Jars

    Aluminium Cans

    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)

    Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

    All plastic bottles and containers


    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

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Broken Glass
  • White Glass (eg. Malibu bottles)
  • Windows
  • Pizza Box Containers
  • Food Soiled Paper & Cardboard
  • Waxed Cardboard (fruit boxes)
  • Plastic Toys
  • Household Items
  • Non-reyclable packaging. ie plastic sheeting or wrap

  • Recycling Tips

    REMEMBER: If you aren't sure something is suitable for recycling, contact Council for advice on 02 9942 2111. That way, you won't be undoing all your good work. If you put your food scraps into a worm farm or compost bin you will reduced the amount of waste going to landfill by about 40% and produce your own fertiliser and compost.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service (Warringah) on 9942 2111.

    Recycling for Mainland Units

    240L bin Yellow lid for plastics, Glass & Cans and 240l bin Blue lid for paper and cardboard

    Alternate Weeks

    Houses


    Accepted Materials

    Glass Bottles and Jars

    Aluminium Cans

    Aluminium Foil

    Newspapers

    Magazines

    Office Paper

    Envelopes Without 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)

    All plastic bottles and containers


    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

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Broken Glass
  • White Glass (eg. Malibu bottles)
  • Windows
  • Pizza Box Containers
  • Food Soiled Paper & Cardboard
  • Waxed Cardboard (fruit boxes)
  • Plastic Toys
  • Household Items
  • Non-reyclable packaging. ie plastic sheeting or wrap

  • Recycling Tips

    REMEMBER: If you aren't sure something is suitable for recycling, contact Council for advice on 02 9942 2111. That way, you won't be undoing all your good work. If you put your food scraps into a worm farm or compost bin you will reduced the amount of waste going to landfill by about 40% and produce your own fertiliser and compost.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service (Warringah) on 9942 2111.

    Fortnightly Service

    Blue Lidded Recycling Bin - Paper & Cardboard

    Fortnightly

    Houses


    Accepted Materials

    Newspapers

    Magazines

    Office Paper

    Envelopes Without a Window

    Envelopes With a Window

    Phone Books

    Egg Cartons

    Cardboard

    Additional Info
  • Junk mail
  • Clean cardboard food packaging
  • Flattened cardboard boxes

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Broken Glass
  • White Glass (eg. Malibu bottles)
  • Windows
  • Pizza Box Containers
  • Food Soiled Paper & Cardboard
  • Waxed Cardboard (fruit boxes)
  • Plastic Toys
  • Household Items
  • Non-reyclable packaging. ie plastic sheeting or wrap

  • Recycling Tips

    REMEMBER: If you aren't sure something is suitable for recycling, contact Council for advice on 02 9942 2111. That way, you won't be undoing all your good work. If you put your food scraps into a worm farm or compost bin you will reduced the amount of waste going to landfill by about 40% and produce your own fertiliser and compost.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service (Warringah) on 9942 2111.

    Weekly Service

    Blue Lidded Recycling Bin - Paper & Cardboard

    Weekly

    Units


    Accepted Materials

    Newspapers

    Magazines

    Office Paper

    Envelopes Without a Window

    Envelopes With a Window

    Phone Books

    Egg Cartons

    Cardboard

    Additional Info
  • Junk mail
  • Clean cardboard food packaging
  • Flattened cardboard boxes

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Broken Glass
  • White Glass (eg. Malibu bottles)
  • Windows
  • Pizza Box Containers
  • Food Soiled Paper & Cardboard
  • Waxed Cardboard (fruit boxes)
  • Plastic Toys
  • Household Items
  • Non-reyclable packaging. ie plastic sheeting or wrap

  • Recycling Tips

    REMEMBER: If you aren't sure something is suitable for recycling, contact Council for advice on 02 9942 2111. That way, you won't be undoing all your good work. If you put your food scraps into a worm farm or compost bin you will reduced the amount of waste going to landfill by about 40% and produce your own fertiliser and compost.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service (Warringah) on 9942 2111.

    Fortnightly Service

    Yellow Lidded Recycling Bin - Recyclable Containers

    Fortnightly

    Houses


    Accepted Materials

    Glass Bottles and Jars

    Aluminium Cans

    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)

    Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

    All plastic bottles and containers

    All plastic containers and bottles, with or without a recycle symbol
    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
    Additional Info
  • As long as the item is firm sided it can go in container recycling

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Broken Glass
  • White Glass (eg. Malibu bottles)
  • Windows
  • Pizza Box Containers
  • Food Soiled Paper & Cardboard
  • Waxed Cardboard (fruit boxes)
  • Plastic Toys
  • Household Items
  • Non-reyclable packaging. ie plastic sheeting or wrap

  • Recycling Tips

    REMEMBER: If you aren't sure something is suitable for recycling, contact Council for advice on 02 9942 2111. That way, you won't be undoing all your good work. If you put your food scraps into a worm farm or compost bin you will reduced the amount of waste going to landfill by about 40% and produce your own fertiliser and compost.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service (Warringah) on 9942 2111.

    Weekly Service

    Yellow Lidded Recycling Bin - All Containers

    Weekly

    Units


    Accepted Materials

    Glass Bottles and Jars

    Aluminium Cans

    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)

    Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

    All plastic bottles and containers

    all containers can go into the recycling bin with or without recycle symbol
    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
    Additional Info
  • All firm sided plastic containers

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Broken Glass
  • White Glass (eg. Malibu bottles)
  • Windows
  • Pizza Box Containers
  • Food Soiled Paper & Cardboard
  • Waxed Cardboard (fruit boxes)
  • Plastic Toys
  • Household Items
  • Non-reyclable packaging. ie plastic sheeting or wrap

  • Recycling Tips

    REMEMBER: If you aren't sure something is suitable for recycling, contact Council for advice on 02 9942 2111. That way, you won't be undoing all your good work. If you put your food scraps into a worm farm or compost bin you will reduced the amount of waste going to landfill by about 40% and produce your own fertiliser and compost.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service (Warringah) on 9942 2111.

    Kerbside Recycling Service Offshore and Western Foreshore


    Accepted Materials
    Additional Info
  • Offshore Services Western Foreshores
  • Collections are twice weekly - Monday and Friday. Additional summer services are provided mid-December to first week of February on Wednesdays. Collections are from Public Wharves and also from waterfront properties with year round tidal access. Public wharves have 240 litre wheelie bins for paper and cardboard (blue lid) and 240 litre wheelie bins for plastics, glass, aluminium and steel cans (yellow lid). Waterfront properties have recycling crates.
  • Offshore Services Scotland Island
  • Collections are weekly on Mondays. Collections are from the roadside where recycling crates are used.

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Mirrors

    Light bulbs

    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Broken Glass
  • White Glass (eg. Malibu bottles)
  • Windows
  • Pizza Box Containers
  • Food Soiled Paper & Cardboard
  • Waxed Cardboard (fruit boxes)
  • Plastic Toys
  • Household Items
  • Non-reyclable packaging. ie plastic sheeting or wrap

  • Recycling Tips

    REMEMBER: If you aren't sure something is suitable for recycling, contact Council for advice on 02 9942 2111. That way, you won't be undoing all your good work. If you put your food scraps into a worm farm or compost bin you will reduced the amount of waste going to landfill by about 40% and produce your own fertiliser and compost.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Customer Service (Warringah) on 9942 2111.