Recycling at your council
Waste and recycling services differ between councils. Use the search tool below to find out what services your council offers and plans for the future.
Recycling is changing for the better
The Victorian Government is improving household waste and recycling services and facilities to recover more resources than ever before and make more new products from your recycling.
Making more from your recycled glass
Glass recycling is improving across Victoria with the introduction of a new glass only recycling service and a large investment in glass reprocessing facilities.
Keep your recycling loose
Just by putting your recycling in the bin loose and not in bags means it can be collected, sorted and processed more effectively and can be turned into new things like park benches and roads.
Small acts to reduce waste and recycle more
Contribute to a sustainable future by taking small actions to recycle more, reduce waste and have a positive impact on our environment.
Information in your language
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Big impacts of your small acts
Learn about the artists, community members and businesses transforming your small acts into big impacts in beautiful and innovative ways.
Victoria's waste and recycling system is improving
The Victorian Government has invested over $515 million to deliver the biggest transformation and reform of Victoria’s waste and recycling industry. This includes $380 million to implement the circular economy policy, Recycling Victoria: a new economy which will reduce waste, boost jobs and establish a recycling system Victorians can rely on.