Green waste vouchers

  • Green waste vouchers replace the free green waste drop off days, providing flexibility to dispose of green waste at a convenient time
  • Property owners of a dwelling who pay the Waste Management Charge as part of Council rates are eligible for three (3) vouchers
  • A unique barcode is registered against individual property addresses
  • Property owners who use the services of a contractor can provide their voucher/s to the contractor to redeem for disposal of green waste from their property
  • Property owners can provide their vouchers to tenants to use

Your green waste vouchers

  • For one (1) cubic metre (a 6 x 4-sized trailer load) or less, one (1) voucher will be required. Additional loads of this size or less, will also require a voucher. Load size will be assessed by attendant
  • Green waste includes garden clippings, pruning, leaves and grass
  • Vouchers are only for residential (not commercial) green waste
  • Green waste must be clean and not contain processed wood such as treated pine, fence palings or untreated timber
  • Green waste must not include any food waste
  • Vouchers are not redeemable for cash or refund
  • Vacant lots do NOT receive any green waste vouchers
  • All residential properties (with a house) DO receive three (3) vouchers

How to use your vouchers

Bring your load of green waste with your original, online or replacement voucher to

Nillumbik Recycling & Recovery Centre
290 Yan Yean Road

Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 8am - 4pm

Closed Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and public holidays

Vouchers expire 31 July 2018

Green waste vouchers were sent to property owners with the Rates Notice. If you did not receive your vouchers, contact Customer Service on 9433 3111.