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Sustainability and waste fees

Fees as at 1 August 2021

Further information on kerbside collections

Sustainability and waste Charges
Residential Kerbside collection service**
Green waste service – Monthly 240L wheelie bin  $60.00
Green Waste service – Fortnightly 240L wheelie bin $95.00
Additional crates for glass collection service $25.00
Additional bins for rubbish collection service $90.00
Additional bins for recycling collection service $65.00
Additional bins for food collection service $35.00
Replacement fee for lost or damaged bin $60.00
** The above fees are based on the service for a full year, the actual fee may be pro-rated. Continued service in future years will be included in the Kerbside Target Rate  
Transfer stations  
Please note that Transfer Station services are managed via a lease. The independent operator sets fees and charges as deemed appropriate. For this reason, charges may vary from time to time. Current Transfer Station charges  
Licencing  
Licence to collect waste from private land (including one waste collection vehicle) $378.80
Additional waste collection vehicle (per vehicle) $54.60
Licence for kerbside waste colleciton (including one waste collection vehicle) $378.80
Additional waste collection vehicle (per vehicle) $54.60
Sundry income
Promotional items (signs, worm farms, worms, bags, promotional reuse items such as coffee cups, compost bins etc) (Price varies depending on availability at time of promotion) Various
Public events
Post event clean up of litter of streets surrounding an event (on charged from Council's cleansing contractor) Actual Cost
Walkshop/talk/seminar
Individual workshop/talk/seminar may be charged and include factors such as the length of event and costs associated with the event such as speakers' fees, production of handouts, materials, hire of bus etc. Various
Worm composting workshop
Attendance at worm composting workshop (per household, max 2 persons) $40.00 incl GST

Charity Shop Waste Disposal Waiver
Approved charity shops are allocated a disposal waiver amount (in tonnes) per month. Any exceedence of the waiver amount is on charged to the charity at the gate rate set by the Transfer Station operator, EnviroWaste Services Limited (ESL).


Last Reviewed: 27/07/2021

As of 1 August 2021

All fees in the following tables are stated inclusive of GST, unless otherwise stated.

Trade Waste Charges
Flow                                                                                                                                                     $1.61 per m3
Suspended solids $2.05 per kg
Chemical Oxygen demand $0.81 per kg
Trade Waste applications (new consent with conditions - three year term) $878.00
Trade Waste applications (renewal of consent with conditions - three year term) $666.00
Trade Waste applications Permitted Activity (new - three year term) $882.00
Trade Waste applications Permitted Activity (renewal of permitted consent - three year term) $475.00
Trade Waste Monitoring/Inspection fee (non-compliance) $133.00
Staff hourly rates
Trade Waste Officer $191.00
Trade Waste Administrator $119.00
Trade Waste testing
Laboratory testing fees (see Laboratory fees and charges) At cost

Last Reviewed: 27/07/2021

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