Waste to landfill bin (red lid)

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Council provides a 140L bin with a red lid for household waste.  It is collected weekly.

What goes in your waste to landfill bin

  • broken glass (wrapped)
  • cling/film wrap
  • clothing/rags
  • crockery (wrapped)
  • garden hoses
  • glossy or coated takeaway paper / cardboard food packaging e.g. coffee and drink cups
  • kitty litter: clay and crystal types (wrapped)
  • nappies
  • plastic bags
  • polystyrene/foam packaging
  • polystyrene food or meat trays
  • rope
  • soft plastic packaging: bubble wrap
  • strapping
  • vacuum cleaner dust, bagged.
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What not to put in ANY bin

  • e-waste electronic or electrical items
  • liquids (oils, paints, solvents, chemicals)
  • hazardous and medical waste e.g. gas bottles, chemicals, paints, insecticides, solvents, varnishes and sharps/needles
  • batteries, non-alkaline only
  • fluorescent light globes
  • building materials e.g. bricks, pavers, concrete, tiles
  • hot ash
  • soil and rocks.

Our A-Z guide of waste and recycling can provide you with helpful information of how to dispose of these items.