Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Lake Macquarie City Council area

Organic

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

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

Kerbside Green Waste Collection

240L Bin with the Green Lid

Weekly

All Residential Properties


Accepted Materials

Grass Clippings

Small Branches

Twigs

Garden Prunings

Weeds

Leaves

Flowers

Fruit Scraps

Vegetable Scraps

All Food Scraps (including meat)

Untreated Timber

Additional Materials
  • Tea bags and tea leaves
  • Coffee grounds (no pods)
  • Animal droppings in compostable bag, newspaper or loose (excluding cat faeces and kitty litter)

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Household Garbage

    Plastic Bags/Bin Liners

    Building Rubble/Materials

    Garden Equipment

    Tree Stumps

    Rocks, Bricks, Dirt, Soil or Sand

    Painted, Stained or Chemically Treated Timber

    Large Tree Trunks

    Pot plant containers

    Metal/Plastics

    Paper

    Animal hair

    Vacuum cleaner dust

    Hair

    Wool

    Wood ash


    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Hunter Resource Recovery phone 1800 838 884.