Waste & Recycling

A weekly domestic rubbish collection service operates in Busselton, Dunsborough, Yallingup, Eagle Bay and Vasse.  To enable this service to operate efficiently, residents are required to provide either a 120 or 240 litre dark-green mobile garbage bin.  Bins purchased should be of a reputable brand and purpose-made for kerbside waste collection.The City will not be held responsible to any claims of damage to inferior-quality rubbish bins, which have not been approved by the City of Busselton’s Waste Collection Service. If you have any questions about this give us a call on (08) 9781 0444.

Where a domestic rubbish collection service is provided, a yellow-top bin recycling collection service is also provided. Please contact the City of Busselton on (08) 9781 0444 to arrange delivery of a free recycle bin and inclusion on the service run.

To find out what day of the week your rubbish collection service is for your street, go to https://maps.busselton.wa.gov.au click on address tab to enter your property address and click search.  The garbage collection day will show in the property information on the side of the screen.

Recycling collection occurs on the same day of the week however only once a fortnight. To find out when your next recycling collection will occur, please go to the "Waste Collection Days" tab.

Waste Collection Rates for 2018-19 (where a service is provided to the property by the City of Busselton) are as follows:

  • $165.00 per year for weekly rubbish collection (per bin);
  • $80.00 per year for fortnightly recycling collection (per bin);
  • $48.00 per year for Waste Infrastructure Charge (see attachment for further information on this item)

Have Your Say on waste and recycling issues that matter to you – visit http://yoursay.busselton.wa.gov.au/watch-your-waste