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 In 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?

Waste vouchers provided with your rates notice can be used to redeem this service, or a fee is payable.  If required, the fee for this service will be determined at the time of booking based on the volume and type of material.

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

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

What is Green Waste?

Leaves, lawn clippings, weeds, prunings and branches (which are no greater than 10cm in diameter and 30cm in length) and untreated timber.

  • Large branches should be bundled and tied.
  • Loose garden refuse (leaves, lawn clippings) should be placed in containers (not bags) that can be returned.

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