We’re creating a clean and green Brisbane for residents and visitors to enjoy for years to come.

Find out more about Brisbane City Council's sustainability targets and commitments, stunning parklands and public greenspaces, waste and recycling services, and how to make your home and community cleaner and greener.

Help make a clean and green Brisbane

Check out our popular clean and green web content and find out how we can all play our part to make sure our homes, backyards and, of course, Brisbane stay clean, green and beautiful.

Get a green bin for less than $1 a week

Council has made it easier for you to dispose of green waste by slashing the price of green bins to just $45 per year.

Rubbish collections

Council has general household rubbish, recycling, green waste and kerbside collections. Find out about bin collection in your suburb, rubbish trucks and kerbside collection.


Kerbside large item collection service

Council's kerbside large item collection service helps residents dispose of large household items.

Towards Zero Waste strategy

Towards Zero Waste outlines Council's direction to achieve our vision for Brisbane to be a world leader in sustainable resource and waste management.

Brisbane. Clean, Green, Sustainable

Brisbane. Clean, Green, Sustainable details Council’s approach and actions to deliver our vision of a clean, green and sustainable city now and for future generations.

Waste and recycling facilities

Council operates four resource recovery centres, two Treasure Troves and a landfill site.

Free native plants

Council’s Free Native Plants program offers a range of plants to enable the community to cultivate a greener and more sustainable Brisbane. 


Brisbane bin and recycling app

Council's Brisbane Bin and Recycling app helps you stay up to date with bin collection days and learn how to recycle waste more effectively. 

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