Kerbside waste collection
Free green organic waste drop off days
Green organic disposal vouchers
Hard waste collection service
Heathfield Resource Recovery Centre
KERBSIDE WASTE COLLECTION
Adelaide Hills Council collect domestic waste on weekly and fortnightly cycles. Contact East Waste on (08) 8347 5150 for information on collection days.
For waste that cannot go in general waste and landfill, there are a number of recycling and waste transfer stations. For more information on which bin a specific waste item should go in, visit the Which Bin website.
Click here to download a 2019/20 Kerbside Collection Calendar or for further information on kerbside collection bins.
For more information and application forms please see the Kerbside Collections page.
FREE GREEN ORGANIC WASTE DROP OFF DAYS
To assist with fire prevention in the district, Adelaide Hills Council organises a number of free green organic drop off days throughout the year. There are currently no drop off days scheduled.
GREEN ORGANIC DISPOSAL VOUCHERS
Residents living outside townships and who do not have a kerbside green organics service can access two free green waste drop off vouchers per year (offered in addition to free green waste drop off days). To arrange your free vouchers please contact Council on (08) 8408 0400.
E-waste can be taken to the Heathfield Resource Recovery Centre and disposed of free-of-charge, seven days a week. Other sites that accept e-waste disposal can be located via whichbin.sa.gov.au.
HARD WASTE COLLECTION SERVICE
One 'at call' hard waste collection is offered to each residence per financial year. This free service is provided by East Waste on behalf of Adelaide Hills Council. Bookings are essential and conditions apply. Click here for further details and to make your booking through East Waste. For a comprehensive list of options to recycle or dispose of items not accepted through hard waste collection, download our A-Z Guide to Waste Reduction.
HEATHFIELD RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTRE
Heathfield Resource Recovery Centre is operated by the Adelaide Hills Region Waste Management Authority on behalf of Council. This facility provides recycling and waste resource recovery services where customers can recycle or dispose of their waste predominantly from cars and trailers. The Resource Recovery Centre is a multi-stream recycling facility that handles items such as general waste, paper and cardboard, plastics, green garden organics, construction and demolition materials, metals, whitegoods, oils, tyres, e-waste, gas cylinders, chemical containers and mattresses. Recycled products are also offered for sale including mulch and soil. Heathfield Resource Recovery Centre is open seven days a week for waste disposal.
Click here for information about wastewater disposal.