fbpx Register for food and green waste collection | Bayside City Council Go to top of page

Register for food and green waste collection

From 1 July 2022, were switching how often we empty your bins. Dark green lidded general waste bins will emptied fortnightly and light green lidded food and green waste bins will be emptied weekly. Have your say via the link below.

More info on the changes

Introducing food and green waste

The green waste service in Bayside has been expanded to include food waste. This form is for residents who don’t already have an existing green waste bin to order a new food and green waste bin.

Find your bin day using the search bar on our Waste and Recycling page

More about food and green waste

How much does it cost?

This service is a one-off charge of $99 and is not added to your rates.

You will receive a brand new bin for your food and garden waste, a kitchen caddy, a 150-bag roll of compostable liners, and some information to help you get started. 

You can purchase the bin with a valid Visa or Mastercard.

How long will it take?

You will receive a lime green-lidded bin within 10 working days. 

Who can order one?

All residents of Bayside using council waste services can order a food and green waste bin, including ratepayers or renters. 

Which bin size would you prefer?

Two bin sizes are available for food and green waste:

  • 240 litre - standard size for current food and green waste bins and the same size of the standard blue-lidded recycling bins
  • 120 litre - slightly smaller than standard size for general waste bins

Would you like an additional food and green waste bin?

Please call us on (03) 9599 4444.

Start typing and select from list, e.g. 1/123 Street Name, Suburb.

Enter your address here
Food and green waste collection$99.00
Credit card surcharge - 0.62%

Green waste has been converted to food and green waste so you are already registered. 
You can now put your food waste in this bin. If you still have a red-lidded bin please let us know.
If you require an additional food and green waste bin then please call (03) 9599 4444.

This payment form accepts Visa and Mastercard

Please note that your payment may not be updated until the following business day and that Visa or MasterCard payments will be subject to a 0.62% surcharge.