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Waste Disposal & Recycling

Service

City of Adelaide’s residential kerbside waste and recycling collection service consists of three (3) bins and booked hard waste:

  • General Waste – collected weekly
    140 litre - red lid
  • Co-mingled Recycling – collected fortnightly
    240 litre - yellow lid 
  • Organics (food and garden waste) – collected fortnightly
    240 litre - lime green lid
  • Booked Hard Waste – two (2) collection per calendar year

Options - Fees Apply

Upsize your bin

  • General Waste
    Increase from 140 to 240 litres
  • Co-mingled Recycling
    Increase from 240 to 360 litres
  • Organics 
    Get an extra 240 litre bin

Hard Waste

  • Additional collection(s) above two (2) bookings are available

Collection Calendar 2017

NEW! Download and print the 2017 Waste and Recycling Collection Calendar:

Recycling Tools

Council provide a kitchen organics caddy and corn starch liner bags to assist residents separate food waste in their home, which can then be deposited in the organics (lime green lid) bin for composting.

Available from:

Waste Disposal & Recycling FAQs

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