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General Waste Information

Noosa Council offers many options for rubbish removal and collection, including general waste , garden waste, recycling, commercial waste, drop-off locations and kerbside collections.

Council encourages residents to work Towards Zero Waste in accordance with its Waste Reduction and Recycling Plan 2016 – 2024.

Putting rubbish in the right bin and learning about what can be recycled are easy ways to contribute.

Find out more on Council's Recycling page or use Council’s RecycleSmart app (search "recyclesmart" in an app store).

Damaged/Stolen/Missed/Extra Services Bins

For missed bin collection, damaged bins, new bins, extra bins/services, septic/holding tank pump outs and to report illegal dumping, please lodge a waste request online or contact Council.

360 Litre Bins

Standard bin size is 240L. Larger sized bins for garden waste and recycling (360L) are available by filling out this form.

Free Resources

  • Free RecycleSmart recycling app (search “recyclesmart” in an app store) – for information on what can be recycled, drop-off locations and what can go into bins.
  • Council's Bin Guide brochure details what items can be recycled at Noosa's Resource & Recovery Centre and which bin to use for common household waste items.

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