Rubbish, tips and bins

Brisbane City Council provides rubbish removal and collection services, including general household rubbish, green waste and recycling. Find out about these services, as well as our waste and recycling facilities. Learn how to reduce waste and litter, dispose of hazardous waste, how to submit a Waste and Recycling Management Plan, and how to lodge an illegal dumping complaint.

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Dead animal collection

Phone Council on 07 3403 8888 to request the collection of a dead animal. Dead animals are scanned for a microchip at point of collection from the road or footpath. Council will contact the owner if the animal is microchipped.

Last updated: 19 May 2022

Brisbane City Council acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land and their unique relationship with their ancestral country. We pay respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders of Brisbane, and recognise their strength and wisdom.