Council offers two types of waste and recycling collection services:
Each household is provided with:
- a 120 litre red lidded bin for household waste, collected twice a week
- a 240 litre yellow lidded bin for recycling, collected fortnightly
Bins need to be placed on the verge by 7.00am on the relevant collection days.
All bins are to be removed from the verge within 24 hours of collection. Rubbish bins must not permanently remain on the kerb.
Unit complexes are provided with:
- a 240 litre red lidded bins for household waste, collected four times a week on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
- a 240 litre yellow lidded bins for recycling, collected every Thursday
Unit complex bins are collected from the bin enclosure and do not need to be placed on the kerb, contractors will retrieve and return bins from the specific enclosures.
If your bin has been missed, please phone Council on (08) 8935 9950.
If your bin is damaged, please phone Council on (08) 8935 9950.
If you have built a new home in Palmerston and need to apply for a new service, please contact Council on (08) 8935 9950.
Please note: the owner of the property must complete and sign the form as additional charges apply.
For further enquiries, please phone Council on (08) 8935 9950.