Metropolitan Melbourne, including the Mornington Peninsula, is in lockdown with new freedoms in place from 11:59pm on Friday 17 September.
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Before you start there are a few important things to help you.
To save money, you can also check out the waste and recycling disposal guide. Many items can be recycled for free at our tips and hoppers.
All households are provided with a standard 80L rubbish bin and 240L recycling bin.
80L rubbish bins are 785 mm high (bin on the left) and 120L rubbish bins are 870 mm high (second bin from the left)
Recycling (blue lid) and Food and Green Waste (light green lid) is only available in a 240L bin.
Want an extra bin?
You can order additional bins to the standard 80L rubbish bin provided to all households.
What to upsize your rubbish bin?
If you want a bigger rubbish bin you can upgrade your 80L rubbish bin.
Want an extra recycling bin?
An extra 240L recycling bin is a once off cost of $75.
Green waste bin
A 240L Green waste bin costs $140 per year.
If you are renting, please contact your landlord to apply.
If the property is owned by a company and you are not listed as a director, complete a company authority form before placing your order.
All annual fees are adjusted at the time of application, proportionate to the time remaining in the financial year.
Your property number can be found on your rates or animal notice. What is my property number?
Check what size your current bin is so that you can request the correct size.