Order a green waste bin


For a yearly fee Council offers rate payers a fortnightly collection service of green waste. Green waste bins are available in a 120L or 240L size for both residential and commercial properties*.

 *Subject to approval

Please note: Additional charges are incurred for opting in to our green waste service. This application must be completed by the property owner or listed ratepayer.

Items accepted in a green waste bin:

  • grass clippings
  • leaves
  • garden prunings
  • small logs (300mm long and 100mm diameter)
  • noxious weeds, ivy, bamboo, creepers, flowers, rose prunings and other thorny plants
Bin size  Price of service 
120 Litre (Small)            Additional $9.05 per financial year    
 240 Litre (Large)  Additional $11.30 per financial year   


Before you start 

You will need:

  • to be the property owner or listed ratepayer 
  • 10-Digit Property Assessment Number found on your rates notice

How to order

Please complete the Green waste bin order form(PDF, 151KB)  and forward to:

     Hobsons Bay City Council, PO Box 21, Altona VIC 3018

     Email: customerservice@hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au

     Ph: (03) 9932 1000 Fax: (03) 9932 1090