Rubbish bins

Find out about Brisbane City Council's recycling services, how to order bins for new houses and get damaged bins repaired or replaced. Learn what you can put in your bins and how to order a larger or additional recycling bin. 


Green waste recycling service

Green waste recycling bins are an easy and affordable way to dispose of lawn clippings, prunings and leaves.


Damaged bin repair or replacement

Council will repair damaged bins for free. Find out about bin repairs, stolen bins and abandoned bins.


Bin items

Find out what you can put in your rubbish, green waste and recycling bins. Also find information on what household items you can take to Council's resource recovery centres.


Larger or additional recycling bin

Make recycling easier by ordering a larger or second recycling bin for your home for a one-off establishment fee of $30.

Bins for newly built houses

If you've recently finished building your new residential property, you can order your bins online. 

Recycling bins for businesses

Council's provides a user-pays recycling bin service for Brisbane businesses.

Recycling bins for schools

Schools that have a waste collection service with Council can apply for Council's school recycling service.