A reminder to all Canberrans, if your bins are usually collected on a Friday, please note that this Good Friday there will be no bin collections. Instead they'll be picked up the following day, Saturday 20 April.
Drop off your co-mingled recycling, paper and cardboard for FREE at a Recycling Drop Off Centre. The centres are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Polystyrene and soft plastics are not allowed. CCTV cameras operate 24 hours a day. Fines apply for illegal dumping.
Recycling Drop Off Centres (and more waste and recycling facilities) are also available at:
Mugga Lane and Mitchell Resource Management Centres (refer to opening times for each Resource Management Centre).
Drop recyclable containers in the hoppers at the Recycling Drop Off Centres.
Illegal dumping is dropping litter in any public place. This includes dumping polystyrene, soft plastic and mattresses next to the hoppers and paper cages at Recycling Drop Off Centres.
Visit the illegal dumping page for more information.
Recycle correctly to avoid fines, for more information on recycling please visit the Recyclopaedia.