The Prohibited Burning Period for the Shire has been extended by two weeks and will aply until midnight, Tuesday 28 March 2023. No fires can be lit in open air. More information here

Putrescible Waste (including animal carcasses) 

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
Domestic animals
Yes$25.00
Farm animals
Yes$40.00
Other putrid waste requiring special burial - per m3 Yes$74.00


Bulk waste fees

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
Separated bulk waste per m3Yes$48.00
Non compacted separated building/construction waste
Yes$41.00
Non compacted mixed building/construction waste
Yes$74.00


Green waste - residential

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
Clean and free of all contaminants up to and including 2.0 m3 residential only
YesFree
Clean and free of all contaminants over 2.0 m3, per m3
Yes
$10.00
Contaminated Green waste charged at the general rate per m3
Yes
$48.00
Sale of Mulch - commercial only - per m3
Yes
$28.00
Sale of Mulch - residential (self load) - trailer load
Yes
Free
Sale of Mulch - residential (Shire assisted load) - per m3
Yes
$28.00
Large green waste (inc. tree trunks, large branches, rootballs, storm damage) requiring shearing and downsizing - per m3Yes$48.00


Green waste - commercial

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
Clean and free of all contaminants per m3
Yes$10.00


Liquid waste disposal

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
Liquid waste generated within Shire - per kLYes$74.00
Liquid waste generated outside Shire - per kLYes$100.00


Scrap metal

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee

Ferrous and Non-ferrous metals suitable for recycling - clean of free at contamination, otherwise charged at general waste rate

YesFree


Property charges - waste facilities maintenance

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
Waste Facilities Maintenance Rate - Gross Rental Value (GRV)Norate in the dollar 0.0222
Waste Facilities Maintenance Rate - Unimproved Capital Value (UV)
Norate in the dollar 0.0222
Waste Facilities Maintenance Rate - Minimum rate per rateable property
No$170.00


Property charges - residential

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee

Kerbside Collection Service - 3 bin service - weekly FOGO, fortnightly recycling, fortnightly general waste 

No$340.00

Additional General Waste - 140L red lid where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per F/N) Ancillary accommodation only

No
$242.00

Additional FOGO - 240L lime green lid where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per week)

No
$184.00

Additional Recycling - 240L where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per fortnight)

No
$78.00


Waste charges

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee

Upgrade General Waste - 240L where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per F/N) in addition to mandatory 3 bin service fee.

No
$242.00

Additional (after upgrade) General Waste - 240L where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per F/N)

No
$420.00

Special Circumstance General Waste upgrade - annual, on application where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per F/N) in addition to mandatory 3 bin service fee.

*Concessions may be granted for exceptional circumstances

No
$100.00
Rubbish - East Augusta Waste Facility (per property)
No
$147.00
Rural Waste Transfer Facility Access Card
No$113.00
Replacement Rural Waste Transfer Facility Access Card fee
No
$10.00


Property charges - residential (short stay)/tourist accommodation

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee

General Waste 240L weekly

Recycling 240L fortnightly

FOGO 240L weekly

No$584.00

Additional General Waste 240L red lid - where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per week)

No$322.00

Additional FOGO - 240L lime green lid where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per week)

No$184.00

Additional Recycling - 240L yellow lid - Where kerb side collection service is provided (per service per fortnight)

No$78.00


Property charges - commercial

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee

General Waste 240L green lid - where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per week)

No$322.00

FOGO - 240L lime green lid where kerbside collection service is provided (per service per week) 

No$184.00

Recycling - 240L yellow lid - Where kerb side collection service is provided Per service per fortnight

No$78.00
Delivery charge for 140L or 240L receptacles 
YesN/A
8 litre compostable bagsNo$5.00
8 litre kitchen caddiesNo$15.00


Vehicles and tyres

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
Motor Vehicle Bodies - cars, utilities, vans (carcass only)
Yes
Free
Motor Vehicle Bodies - caravans, small boats (removal of contaminants)
Yes
Actual cost
Motor Vehicle Bodies - caravans, small boats  
YesActual cost
Tyres - residential - car/4wd - no rim
Yes
$13.00
Tyres - residential - car/4wd - with rim
Yes
$19.00
Tyres - residential - motorbike
Yes$6.00


eWaste

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee

Electronic waste - per item - residential (in scope) TVs, computers & peripherals, printers.

YesNo charge


Waste disposal - solid waste landfill

Notes: 

  • Fees do not apply to the depositing of clean, sorted recyclable materials. 
  • Rural properties without waste collection service receive 1 free 5m3 domestic card.
DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
General waste (per cubic metre as estimated by tip operator)
Yes$48.00
Minimum charge (without card)
Yes
$12.00

Problematic waste - waste which requires special handling and/or segregation by landfill

operator which impacts on productivity.

Yes$74.00
Asbestos disposal (small quantities only, appointment required)
Yes
$114.00
Minimum charge, asbestos disposal
Yes
$60.00
Fridge, air-conditioner or freezer disposal per unit ( requiring degassing)
Yes$15.00
Dual Fridge/freezer + commercial units (requiring degassing)
Yes$30.00

Fridge, air-conditioner or freezer already certified degassed and suitable for recycling - per

unit



No Charge
Mattress disposal - King ( inner spring only)
Yes$23.00
Mattress disposal - Queen ( inner spring only)
Yes$17.00
Mattress disposal - Single ( inner spring only)
Yes
$11.00
All other mattresses ( not inner spring)
Yes$48.00
Domestic Card 3m3
YesN/A
Domestic Card 5m3
YesN/A


Recycling - commercial

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee

Uncontaminated and separated recyclables per cubic metre

*Note: At the discretion of Coordinator Waste Services and by Prior arrangement. Contaminated loads at general rate

Yes$16.00

Commercial quantities of contaminated and unseparated recyclables, unsuitable for recycling -

per m3

Yes$48.00
Cardboard (uncontaminated and flattened) per cubic metre
Yes$16.00
Glass suitable for recycling, free of all contaminates - per cubic metre
Yes$16.00


Recycling - residential

Notes: 

  • No charge for household recycling delivered by resident (cardboard, glass, plastic). 
  • Recycling is to be separated from each other and not mixed with general waste.

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee
240 litre recycling receptacle (bin - green body yellow lid)
YesNo charge


Waste bins at events

DescriptionGST Inclusive2022-23 Fee

240L MGB General Waste & Recycling (inc collection & disposal) per bin per service for charitable events

N/ANo charge
240L MGB Recycling (inc collection & processing) Per bin per service
Yes$10.00
240L MGB General Waste (inc collection & disposal) per bin per service
Yes$12.00
240L MGB FOGO (inc collection & disposal) per bin per service
Yes$10.00

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