Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Toowoomba Regional Council area


Kerbside Recycling Services in the Toowoomba Regional Council area

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

Kerbside Recycling Service

240L co-mingled recycling bin - yellow lid


Residential Properties within the designated collection area

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 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

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


Light bulbs

Garden organic waste

Pot plant buckets/containers


Food scraps



Other Materials Not Accepted
  • E-Waste such as computers and TVs
  • Printer Cartridges
  • Kitty Litter
  • Rocks
  • Dead Animals
  • General Dirt
  • Window glass
  • Plastic wrap
  • Plastic packaging such as chip bags, muesli bar wrappings and bread bags
  • Gas Bottles

  • Recycling Tips

    Place all your recycling LOOSE in your recycle bin. Do not place recycling in plastic bags Recycle all plastics, steel and aluminium cans, milk and juice cartons, paper and light cardboard. Remove lids from containers and rinse them in used dish washing water before placing them in the back section of the bin. Place the metal lid inside steel container and squeeze the top together.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Toowoomba Regional Council on 131 872.