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Sustainability and waste fees

Fees as at 1 July 2019

Rubbish bag collection
Please note that an independent operator sets, in part, the charges for pre-stickered plastic sacks. For this reason, charges may vary from time to time. Council’s rubbish bags are prepaid black bags which are available from all supermarkets. Further information

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

Sustainability and waste Charges
Residential kerbside glass-only collection service
One crate (45 litres) for the glass-only collection service per property in the rates assessment. $36.00 incl GST
Additional crates for glass-only collection service (maximum one 1 additional crate per property) $36.00 incl GST
A “Put Back Service” for glass only collection (per collection cycle) $6.00 excl GST
Licencing  
Licence to collect waste from private land (including one waste collection vehicle) $365.00
Additional waste collection vehicle (per vehicle) $52.00
Licence for kerbside waste colleciton (including one waste collection vehicle) $365.00
Additional waste collection vehicle (per vehicle) $52.00
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
Staff member to monitor bins for the first 4 hours (minimun 2 staff for 4 hours each) $425.00
Hourly rate after first four hours (minimum 2 staff) $85.00
Post event clean up of litter of streets surrounding an event (on charged from Council's cleansing contractor) Various
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
Abandoned cars
Storage fee (per day) $15.00

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: 28/06/2019
Trade Waste Charges
Flow                                                                                                                                                     $1.47 per m3
Suspended solids $1.88 per kg
Chemical Oxygen demand $0.74 per kg
Trade Waste applications (new consent with conditions - three year term) $805.00
Trade Waste applications (renewal of consent with conditions - three year term) $610.00
Trade Waste applications Permitted Activity (new - three year term) $808.00
Trade Waste applications Permitted Activity (renewal of permitted consent - three year term) $435.00
Trade Waste Monitoring/Inspection fee (non-compliance) $122.00
Staff hourly rates
Trade Waste Officer $175.00
Trade Waste Administrator $109.00
Trade Waste testing
Laboratory testing fees (see Laboratory fees and charges) At cost

Last Reviewed: 28/06/2019
 

 
 

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