Food and green waste

How to start disposing of your food and green waste, and tips on avoiding it altogether.


bucket of food scraps
You can now recycle food waste alongside garden waste in our food and green waste bins.
red and green lidded bins in street
We collect your food and green waste bins every two weeks, alternating with your recycling collections.
boy decorating Christmas tree
Darebin residential properties can get one free branch and Christmas tree collection each year.
open green waste bin in street
You have access to an optional food and green waste service in Darebin. Learn more.
food containers in refrigerator
Food waste can harm your budget and the environment, but there are some practical ways to avoid it.