Updates in Kerbside Collection Services
Second bin option
Bass Coast Shire Council now offers residents the option to change their garbage bin size and quantity. These changes attract a fee which will be charged to the applicable rateable property.
Residents can choose to:
Keep the current bins they have been issued – no change to service
Upgrade a 120 litre garbage bin to a 240 litre garbage bin – fees apply
Have a second recycle bin – fees apply
Information for businesses about recycling and garbage collection services.
Information for householders about rubbish and recycling collection services
Food and garden waste can be ideal in compost and worm farms.
Large or heavy items cannot be put in your bin for collection. A separate hard rubbish collection is available.
Food and garden organics make up a large portion of the average household's bin waste. Learn more about Council's new organics bin services and what you can do to reduce landfill and greenhouse gas.
Find out more about the decision to close the Inverloch Transfer Station
How to recycle at the kerbside or at a Waste Transfer Station
Help to keep our planet litter-free. Read more about illegal dumping, littering and Trolly Trackers.
You can dispose of your rubbish at one of our Waste Transfer and Recycling Centres. Lists locations, opening times and fees.
Find out more about the Waste Management Strategy for Bass Coast Shire 2015-2025.