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 Recycling & Waste Guide is a great place to start.

Council has put in place three key strategies that will guide the actions and targets Council aims to achieve by 2030 as it strives for a cool, clean and green city. The strategies are outlined below and through their implementation will deliver on strategic direction 3 as outlined in the Darwin 2030 City for People. City of Colour. Strategic Plan. To find out more visit our Strategies page.

Find out the next collection date for your waste and recycling bins by simply selecting your suburb

Find out your bin day, our annual pre-cyclone clean up and what to do with green waste and unwanted
Shoal Bay Waste Management Facility is the city's singular waste management facility. It is home to
Did you know the average Australian household produces a busload of waste every year? City of Darwin

Find out how to dispose of different items responsibly in Darwin with our simple A - Z Recycling Guide.

City of Darwin's Pre-Cyclone Clean-up is held once a year for residents in the Darwin municipality.

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