What goes in your rubbish


What goes in your red lid bin?

The items below are examples of what can be placed into the red lid wheelie bin.

Please ensure that you put all your rubbish in a bag or wrap it.

Yes - what you can put in your bin

General rubbish:

  • Ceramics
  • Food Scraps, Meat
  • Nappies (wrapped)
  • Soiled Paper

Other waste:

  • Mirrors
  • Pyrex
  • Window glass, broken drinking glass and crockery (wrapped)
  • Wrapped vacuum dust
  • Non-recyclable plastics such as plastic bags (plastic bags can also be recycled at the major supermarkets) 

No - what you can't put in your bin

DO NOT OVERFILL your bin as overfilling your bin makes pick-up difficult and can cause litter to spill onto the street. No extra bags will be collected.

Maximum Weight
120 litre bin - 72kg
240 litre bin - 72kg

The maximum weight the truck arm can lift (the lifting capacity of the truck) is 72kg.

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Last updated: 23 October 2018