New Residents

Welcome to the Mornington Peninsula Shire!

Here is a list of links to information on our website that may be of interest to you as a new resident.

Your Shire

Contact Us - by phone, mail, online and in person  Home > Contact Us

About Mornington Peninsula  - a little more about our home Home > About Us > About Our Region

Our Wards - discover your ward and boundaries  Home > About Us  > About Our Council > Our Wards

Our Councillors -  meet your councillors Home > About Our CouncilCouncillors

Your Home

Household waste and recycling - find your bin day Home > Your Property > Rubbish & Recycling

Green waste bins - for an annual fee, opt in for a fortnightly kerbside collection Home > Your Property > Rubbish & Recycling > Rubbish > Green Waste

Rubbish Tips and Hoppers  - where are they, what can I take, how much will it cost? Home >  Your Property > Rubbish & Recycling > Tips > Rubbish Tips & Hoppers

Fire Management  - local laws regarding burning off Home > Your Property > Fire & Emergency > Your Land > Open Air Burning

Are you fire ready? Home >  Your Property > Fire & Emergency > Are you fire ready?

Dog and Cat registration Home > Your Property > Animals & Pets > Pet Owner Info > Pet Registration

Dog exercise areas - exercise sat a designated Shire leash free area Home > Your Property > Animals & Pets > Pet Owner Info > Leash-Free Areas

Lost your pet? Home > Your Property > Animals & Pets > Lost Pets

Rates - When are they due? Home > Your Property  > Rates

Trees and vegetation removal - do you need a permit? Home > Your Property > Flora & Fauna > Trees & Vegetation

Your Services

Home and Personal Care - services to assist the aged and people with a disability to stay living at home  Home > Community Services > Seniors > Services > Home & Personal Care

Maternal and Child Health Centres on the Peninsula Home > Community Services  >  Children & Family > Maternal & Child Health

Immunisation  - free monthly sessions across the Shire Home > Community Services Children & Family > Immunisation

Preschools  - Registration for 3 and 4 year old kinder HomeCommunity Services Children & Family > Kindergarten

Family Day Care - child care environment in a family home HomeCommunity Services Children & Family > Family Day Care

Youth Services  - programs and services for our young people Home >  Community Services Youth Services

Your Community

Community information and Support Centres and Community Houses  - search your area Home > Halls & Facilities

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery - the region’s premier public art museum Home > Activities > Arts & Culture > MPRG

Our Library - opening hours and locations Home > Activities > What's On > The Library

Pelican Park Recreation Centre – enjoy the pool, gym and spa Home > Activities > Recreation Centres > Pelican Park

Community Hall Hire - hire a hall for your next event  Home > Community Services > Halls for Hire > Application Form

Volunteering  - check out your opportunities to make a difference Home > Community Services > Volunteering

If you have any further questions regarding this information, please contact Customer Service on 1300 850 600