Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Cessnock City Council area


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

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

240L Bin with the Lime Green Lid


All Residential Properties

Accepted Materials

Grass Clippings

Small Branches


Garden Prunings



Additional Materials
  • Bark
  • Sticks & small branches (max. diameter 10 cm)
  • Roots (max. diameter 10cm)
  • Palm fronds

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Tree Stumps

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

    Pot plant containers

    Food/Vegetable Scraps

    All Food Scraps (including meat)

    Animal hair


    Vacuum cleaner dust

    Wood ash

    Organic Recycling Tips

    Keep greenwaste loads separated, free of plastics, metals etc - so we can reprocess, providing you with cheaper disposal rates.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Councils Customer Service phone 02 4993 4100.