Order a bin for your household, business or event

Order a rubbish and recycling bin when you first move in

  • By law, every household must have a rubbish bin and a recycling bin. The property owner must cover the cost of these essential services.
  • If a property doesn’t have any bins, they need to be ordered within 5 days of someone moving in.
  • A tenant can order new rubbish and recycling bin services.

Costs for essential household bin services (2019-20 fees) 

  • Standard service: 120-litre rubbish bin + 240-litre recycling bin - $283.70
  • Eco (reduced bin size) service: 80-litre rubbish bin + 240-litre recycling bin – $253.70

You can request to downsize your rubbish bin and pay the reduced fee using our online bin request form or by calling 1300 787 624.

Order additional bins or a green waste bin

Households can order additional rubbish bins, or an optional green waste bin service

As these services are optional, they can only be ordered by the property owner, authorised property manager or authorised ratepayer.  

Costs for green waste and additional bin services (2019-20 fees)

  • Green waste bin (240-litres): $123.16
  • Additional rubbish bin (120-litres): $215.00
  • Additional recycling bin (240-litres): $66.63 

Fees for additional bins are charged pro rata, meaning ratepayers are charged proportionally according to when in the financial year the bin is ordered.

Additional bins and the green waste bin service must be kept for at least 6 months.

Delivery times

Your bin will usually be delivered within 3 working days i you live in Beaconsfield, Officer or Pakenham, and within 5 working days in other areas of Cardinia Shire.

Order 

Online: Order using online bin request form

Phone: 1300 787 624

Email: mail@cardinia.vic.gov.au

 

  • Rubbish and recycling bin services for small businesses are available at a commercial garbage charge rate.
  • Only property owners, authorised property managers and authorised ratepayers can order bins for businesses.
  • Businesses can order up to 4 bins in total.

Costs for commercial bin services (2019-20 fees)

  • Standard commercial bin service: 120-litre garbage bin + 240-litre recycling bin – $312.07
  • Commercial rubbish bin only service: 120-litre rubbish bin – $245.44
  • Commercial recycling bin only service: 240-litre recycling bin – $86.63
  • We can provide rubbish and recycling services for organisations holding events in Cardinia Shire.
  • Please order at least 3 weeks before the event.

Cost

Bins are ordered as a pair: 1 recycling and 1 waste bin. 

Cost of pair: $70.00

Order 

To order, please send an email to mail@cardinia.vic.gov.au or call 1300 787 624 with the following information:

  • the date and name of your event
  • how many bin pairs are required
  • the best location to leave the bins

Bin collection service costs are charged as part of our rates and charges. 

Fees are charged on a pro-rata basis, meaning ratepayers will be charged proportionally according to when in the financial year the bin is ordered. Extra bins and the green waste bin service must be kept for a minimum of 6 months.

Waste service

2019-20 charges

Standard residential garbage charge (120-litre garbage bin + 240-litre recycling bin)

$283.70

Reduced residential garbage charge (80-litre garbage bin + 240-litre recycling bin)

$253.70

Green waste bin (optional) 

$123.16

Additional 240-litre recycling bin (optional)

$66.63

Additional 120-litre garbage bin (optional) 

$215.00

Commercial garbage (optional, 120-litre garbage bin + 240-litre recycling bin)

$312.07

Additional commercial garbage service (optional, 120-litre garbage bin)

$245.44

Additional commercial recycling bin (optional, 240-litre recycling bin)

$86.63