Blayney Shire Council


General Bulky Waste Collection

Bulky waste information

Blayney Shire Council is providing a Bulky Waste Clean Up. This will allow collection of larger items and will enable items suitable for recycling to be diverted from landfill thereby maximising the life of this valuable resource.

Who is the service for?

All Blayney Shire Council domestic residences currently receiving a weekly waste and fortnightly recycling collection service.

When does it happen?

Collections will commence on Monday 24th August, so please put your bulky waste out the weekend before.

Where do I put my bulky waste items?

All items are to be placed neatly next to the edge of the kerb and not blocking the footpath at your normal weekly collection point.

All waste must be separated into four separate piles

  • Scrap metal and white goods
  • General bulky waste
  • Bundled organics
  • E-waste

The above items will be collected in separate pick-ups. Please ensure items are placed on the kerb accordingly.

Loose items and organics must be tied securely with rope or string (not wire) into bundles or contained in sturdy boxes.  Please secure all items to avoid windblown littering.

How much can I put out?

The total volume of waste presented for collection must not exceed two cubic meters.

Acceptable items

Scrap Metal and White Goods Collection

All metal items collected will be recycled. Please ensure all doors are removed from household appliances and white goods.

Acceptable items include:

Fridges Washing Machines 
Stoves and Microwaves  Metal Lawn Mowers
Wheel Barrows Empty Paint Tins
Barbeques  Pushbikes
Hot Water Systems  Metal Furniture

General Bulky Waste Collection

All general bulky waste items will be landfilled and not reused.

Acceptable items include:

Mattresses  Floor Coverings
Furniture  Vacuum Cleaners
Lounges Small Appliances
Bric-a-brac Batteries

Bundled Organics

Acceptable items include:

Garden Prunings Untreated Timber

Tree limbs no longer than 1.8 meters and 250mm in diameter

E-Waste Collection

Acceptable items include:

Televisions Monitors
Printers and Keyboard Laptops and Towers


Unacceptable Items

The following materials will NOT be collected:

  • Materials that exceed the maximum dimensions of two cubic meters
  • Asbestos, fibro and insulation batts
  • Trade, industrial and shop waste
  • Cement bags and sawdust
  • Items in plastic bags
  • Motor vehicles, engines, car parts and tyres
  • Building and demolition materials, concrete, bricks, tiles, fencing, plumbing fixtures and panes of glass
  • Large carpet rolls
  • Gas bottles and fire extinguishers
  • Hazardous waste, such as paint solvents, chemicals, cleaners and unwanted medicines
  • Liquids of any sort including fuels and oils
  • Material suitable for placement in your mobile garbage bins, including recyclable material, food scraps and household garbage
  • Small machinery containing fuel or oil including heaters
  • Large tree trunks and thorny bushes
  • Soil and stones

The contractor has the right to reject any material they consider unacceptable.

Enquiries please contact:

Netwaste Customer Service

1300 725 415

Last modified: 22 Jul 2020

Blayney Shire Council

91 Adelaide Street, Blayney NSW 2799, Australia
PO Box 62, Blayney NSW 2799, Australia
Telephone: (02) 6368 2104

Council opening hours:
Monday to Friday
9.00am - 4.30pm

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