Lane Cove Council provides residential
recycling and garbage collection.
Enquiries about Council's services
can be made to our Waste Solutions Hotline on
1300 655 006.
For further details, click on the following
will collect recycling bins on alternate weeks - one week we will
collect your Blue-lidded recycling bin and following week we will
collect your Yellow-lidded recycling bin. For those living in apartment
blocks, both types of recycling bins are collected each week.
takes place on the same day as your garbage removal, and Council
has developed a
Calendar to show Recycling Bin Collection Weeks.
Click here for information
on what can be recycled in Lane Cove.
For questions about recycling services including
missed services, new or replacement bins contact the Waste Solutions
Hotline. Missed services should be reported after 3pm on the day
of scheduled collection to 1300 655 006.
**Please do not place plastic bags
in your recycling bin**
collects up to 80 Litres of garbage per week from each residence,
utilising 80 litre wheelie bins for houses and 240 litre bins shared
between home unit residents.
The maximum capacity of a mobile garbage bin per property is 80
Litres. Bags placed outside of a garbage bin will not be collected.
For additional waste services
for houses, download an
Additional Waste Service Form. This service is available to
Find out your garbage collection
day by visiting Council's
Waste Collection Calendar
premises (including units) are provided with 13 green waste services
Materials for the green waste collection must be contained in a
designated Green Waste bin or presented as per the guidelines below
on the nature strip on the night before the collection date.
Click here for details of what can be accepted and how it should
be presented for collection.
Green waste collections will take place on your
usual collection day as scheduled on your
Council provides all residences with
four free Househould Clean-Up Collection
services per year.
Clean up collections are available to residential
properties by booking only.
To make a booking, phone the Waste Solutions Hotline
on 1300 655 006. Please ensure you are provided with a reference
number when you make your booking.
for details on what will be accepted for collection.
Composting and Worm Farming
On average, 40% of garbage sent to
land fill is food waste.
You can make a difference by composting
your food scraps or by using a worm farm.
residents can purchase compost bins and worms directly from Council
and can also participate in one of our regular composting
and worm farming
Click here for more information.
E-waste is defined
as waste from electronic equipment. This includes computers, monitors,
televisions, printers, video players etc.
The Federal Government's National Television
Computer Recycling Scheme will be introduced in 2012. Future events
will be planned based on the outcomes of the scheme. For more information
about the scheme, visit
would like to be notified by email about the next e-waste collection,
please subscribe to our
Details of our previous
e-waste collections can be found
Do you have unwanted chemicals from
your home, car or garage and arenít sure how to dispose of them
A Chemical CleanOut
event is an opportunity to drop off household chemical clutter such
as paints, motor oil, pool chemicals, batteries and pesticides for
Click here to find out when the next CleanOut will take place
and what items will be accepted.
Other ways to reduce waste and recycle
To find out how to recycle mobile phones, batteries,
To find out about the Fridge Buyback program,
Council has free 'No Advertising Stickers' available
at the Lane Cove Civic Centre.
Click here if
you would like to request a sticker for your letterbox.
For tips on reducing
your food waste, visit the Love Food, Hate Waste
Additional Waste & Recycling Collection Service Request
Special Events Waste & Recycling Collection Services
To report illegally dumped rubbish on public property
in Lane Cove, you can visit
or call 1300 664 047.
updated 11 September 2012