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Waste Management

Please note that this page is currently being updated with new information.  We appreciate your patience on this matter.  For further information please call the Waste Department on 1300 005 872.

Two-bin System

Council is providing a new two bin waste and recycling service to your household. The new service commenced 1 July 2013.

To find out if you are in a waste pick up area, or if recycling is offered in your township, please contact Council’s Waste Management section on 1300 005 872.

Waste Reduction and Recycling Plan

After a Public Consultation process Lockyer Valley Regional Council’s Waste Reduction and Recycling Plan (WRRP) was approved by Council on 25 July 2012.  This new WRRP will assist the Lockyer Valley community to move towards a more environmentally sustainable future. Please click here for a copy of the Plan.

State Government Waste Levy Fact Sheet

Waste reforms are being introduced.  The new waste disposal levy is designed to change the way Queensland manages commercial, industrial, construction and demolition waste.
The new levy will come into play from 1 December 2011.

State Government Waste Levy Fact Sheet

Bins for new homes

To commence a waste/recycle service for a new home or add extra bins to a property you will need to meet the following requirements:

  • Submit a signed application form (form must be signed by the land owner)
  • Have someone living in the house
  • House located in a waste pick up area

Fees apply for the wheelie bin collection service and are charged on the property rates. You can download a form from the link below. This will need to be printed, signed by the owner of the property, and then returned Council.

Wheelie bin application form

Broken or stolen bins

We can fix or replace your broken or stolen bin. Fill out the form below, or contact the Waste Management section on 1300 005 872 to arrange.

Wheelie bin replacement form

Further information

Waste disposal facilities

Recycling