Bulky rubbish collection
Council's Annual Kerbside Clean-up service for collection of bulky rubbish will be commencing on Monday 22 October 2018 and run until Friday 14 December 2018. The service will be available to residents within the Dubbo collection district as well as to residents within the 2 & 3 Bin Service Areas of Wellington and Geurie. The clean-up collections will be conducted over one week in each zone.
What zone are you in?
Residences located outside Dubbo’s 50/60kph speed zone that receive a weekly wheelie bin service are in the Rural zone. The rural zone includes the estates of Richmond and Firgrove and the villages of Brocklehurst, Eumungerie, Ballimore, Mogriguy and Wongarbon.
Residences located within the Dubbo built-up area (50/60kph speed zone) are in Urban Zone 1, 2, 3 or 4.
Scheduled Collection Timeframe
Wellington and Geurie - Monday 22 October 2018 to Friday 26 October 2018
You are eligible to use this service if you live in either 3 Bin Service Area of Wellington or Geurie AND receive a weekly garbage service from Council.
To use this service, you need to place your bulky household rubbish (and/or green waste) on the footpath in front of your property by no later than Sunday 21 October 2018.
Surrounding Villages - Monday 10 December 2018 to Friday 14 December 2018
The service area for this collection period will include North Yeoval, Stuart Town, Mumbil, Dripstone, Nanima Village, Cadonia Estate, Bodangora, Ponto Falls, and the outer surrounds (2 Bin Service Area) of Geurie and Wellington.
To use this service, you need to place your bulky household rubbish (and/or green waste) on the footpath in front of your property by no later than Sunday 9 December 2018.
Dubbo Collection Area - Monday 29 October 2018 to Friday 30 November 2018
The day you will be required to place bulky rubbish on the footpath in front of your property can be found in the following table:
Please not the following conditions apply:
Your bulky rubbish waste MUST be placed out for collection by the day indicated in the table above AND no earlier than seven (7) days before that day.
Any waste that is ineligible for collection or that is placed out for collection AFTER the appropriate date your zone will NOT be collected and will remain the responsibility of the resident.
There is a limit of the equivalent of one level box trailer load or one (1) cubic metre (m3) of garbage per residence. Quantities in excess of this amount will only be removed if requested by the resident and at a cost of $150.00/m3 to the resident.
Whitegoods and other metal items should be placed in a separate heap for collection
Remove doors from old freezers and fridges.
Place loose garbage in boxes or bags.
X Household hazardous waste and liquids (such as chemicals, poisons, oil, paint and batteries) will NOT be collected.
X Commercial properties are NOT eligible for this service.
X Truck and tractor tyres will NOT be accepted.
Rural zone: Place bulky rubbish next to where you normally position your wheelie bins for collection.
Urban zones: Place bulky rubbish on the footpath, making sure it does not obstruct people using the footpath.
For information about this service please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on 6801 4000.
Last Edited: 29 Nov 2018