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Waste & Recycling

Everything you need to know about waste and recycling in the City of Darwin.

From household to commercial waste, we have a range of resources and solutions to suit you and your family...and if you're not sure how to dispose an item, our A-Z Disposal guide is a great place to start.

Our household waste services stretch far beyond your kerbside collection...

Find out your bin day, our annual pre-cyclone clean up and what to do with green waste and unwanted household items.

Find out the next collection date for your waste and recycling bins by simply selecting your suburb and how bins are managed in your home or complex.

Your business needs waste solutions too.

Find out more about commercial waste disposal options in Darwin.

Located off Vanderlin Drive and open 7 days a week, dispose your waste easily at Shoal Bay

Shoal Bay accepts commercial, household, recyclables and green waste. Accessing Shoal Bay is free for residents in the Darwin municipality.

Our goal is to increase recycling and reduce the rubbish that ends up as landfill.

There are so many ways to reduce the amount of waste that you produce from ending up as landfill.

City of Darwin -Waste  and Recycling Guide

Can you recycle an aerosol can? What about a magazine?

Find out how to dispose of different items and materials with our simple A - Z Recycling and Waste Disposal Guide.

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