Bin collection calendar
Brisbane City Council’s general rubbish bins, recycling bins and green waste bins are collected on the following schedule:
- general household rubbish (bin with a red, dark green or black lid) – weekly
- recycling (bin with a yellow lid) – fortnightly
- green waste (bin with a lime green lid) – fortnightly
Your bin must be out on the kerbside by 5.30am on your bin collection day.
Your collection day
You can download Council's free Brisbane bin and recycling app to look up your bin collection days, receive reminders and learn more about recycling.
Alternatively, you can use the bin calendar to find the collection day for your address.