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

Organic

Kerbside garden and/or food services in the Ballarat City Council area

Below is a list of Kerbside garden and/or food services provided by your council

Organic Recyclers

240L Bin

Monthly

Houses and Units


Accepted Materials

Grass Clippings

Small Branches

Twigs

Garden Prunings

Weeds

Leaves

Flowers


Materials Not Accepted

Household Garbage

Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

Building Rubble/Materials

Garden Equipment

Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

Metal/Plastics

All Food Scraps (including meat)

Paper

Faeces

Vacuum cleaner dust

Wood ash


Organic Recycling Tips

Mulched or torn up newspaper can be placed in your garden beds to maintain moisture around your plants. Fruit and vegetable food scraps can be composted. Refer to the following link for composting information: http://www.ballarat.vic.gov.au/media/365333/lets%20get%20composting.pdf

Replacement Recycling Container

If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact City of Ballarat phone 03 5320 5500 email www.ballarat.vic.gov.au.