Transport Canberra and City Services

Green bin program

Rollout continues in 2018

Following the first rollout in the suburbs of Weston Creek and Kambah in 2017, green waste bin collections will commence in the suburbs of Tuggeranong from 22 January 2018.

Here's the rollout schedule.


Green waste collections commence in Tuggeranong from 22 January 2018. Residents can sign up for green waste collections now.

Collections will cover Banks, Bonython, Calwell, Chisholm, Conder, Fadden, Gilmore, Gordon, Gowrie, Greenway, Isabella Plains, Macarthur, Monash, Oxley, Richardson, Theodore, Wanniassa and Tharwa.

Green waste collections are already available in Kambah. Residents can sign up at


Green waste collections in Belconnen will start around September 2018. Residents can sign up next year with dates to be advised.

Kambah and Weston Creek

Green bins are already available in Weston Creek and Kambah. More than 8,000 homes have opted-in. Residents who do not yet have a green bin can sign up at

Territory wide rollout – for the rest of Canberra

Collection for all other parts of Canberra including Gungahlin, Woden, Molonglo Valley, the Inner North and Inner South will commence around mid 2019.

A one-off registration fee of $50 is required. The below eligible concession card holders are exempt from payment:

  • ACTION Gold Card
  • Department of Veterans' Affairs Gold Card
  • Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card
  • MyWay Seniors Card (for people who are aged 70 years and above)
  • Department of Veterans' Affairs Pension Card

Bin collection

To find out when your green bin will next be collected, you can enter your suburb into Fix My Street.

View the Green Bin FAQs, visit the website or call 13 22 81 for more information about the green waste service.

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We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people. We acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region.

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