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Organics (Food & Garden Waste) Collection Service

If you would like us to collect your food and garden waste, we can do so on an elective basis in the Hamilton and Tarrington areas. For your convenience, a 240-litre organics bin is available for purchase at our Brown Street office. This bin will be collected from your home fortnightly, on the same day we take your general rubbish. (See the schedule below for exact timing.) We will then transport the organic waste to Camperdown, where it will be composted.

For information on what materials are accepted in the organics bin please see Organic Waste Guide below.

Please keep in mind that only materials that can be composted should be placed in your green organics bin. If we find contamination is an ongoing issue at your residence, we will discontinue your green organics service. For a list of permitted organic items follow this link to the Waste Collection page of this website which has further details or the link below.

You are also responsible for keeping your organics bin in working condition. Lost or damaged bins (unless done so by the contractor) will need to be replaced. Please contact Customer Service for costs and further information.

To participate in our organic waste service, simply complete the application form below and deliver it to Customer Service.

Contact
Customer Service
111 Brown Street
Hamilton Vic 3300
Phone (03) 5573 0444
Email council@sthgrampians.vic.gov.au

Organic Waste Collection Schedule

Resident Zone Organic Waste Collection
North West Every second Friday
South West Every second Thursday
North East Every second Tuesday
South East (including Tarrington) Every second Wednesday

For exact dates, please refer to the Organic Waste Collection Calendar below.

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