Booked Hard / Green Waste Service

Mornington Peninsula Shire’s booked service collects hard waste and / or green waste from your home (nature strip).

How can I book a waste collection?

A hard and/or green waste collection service can be organised by calling the Shire on 5950 1406.  

Please allow 2-3 weeks for collection.  

Place your hard and/or green waste out the day before your booked waste collection date. 

How much does a Booked Waste Collection cost?

Costs are determined at the time of booking based on the volume and type of material. Please call 5950 1406 for a quote. 

Can I use my waste vouchers? 

Waste vouchers provided with your rates notice can be used to redeem this service:   

1 waste voucher = half a cubic metre of hard or green waste.

3 waste vouchers are provided per rates notice.

If you are renting, please contact your landlord or real estate agent to have these waste vouchers sent to you. 

How do I calculate my waste volume? 

To calculate the volume of waste, multiple the height, length and width. 

 For example, 1 m x 2 m x 1 m = 2 cubic meters


What is Hard Waste?

Hard waste includes:   Hard waste does not include
  • Fridges
  • Televisions
  • Washing machines
  • Furniture
  • Scrap metal
  • Tools
  • Timber
  • Crockery
  • Car parts
  • Mattress
  • Chemicals
  • Paint
  • Engine blocks
  • Building rubble
  • Asbestos
  • Hazardous waste
  • Tyres

 What is Green Waste?

Leaves, lawn clippings, weeds, prunings and branches and untreated timber.

  • Large branches should be bundled and tied.
  • Loose garden waste (leaves, lawn clippings, weeds, prunings and small branches) should be placed in non-returnable containers or bags.

Please Note: Both hard and green waste can also be taken to the Shire’s Resource Recovery Centres.