In 2018 Bega Valley Shire Council introduced the FOGO bin collection service, resulting in changes to the collections for households and businesses.
Here is a simple guide to the current bin collection services.
People living in rural areas have a two-bin service:
The standard service is for a 240-litre yellow bin and a 120-litre red bin.
|Standard Rural Bin Charges|
|Waste Management Charge Rural||$118.45|
|Weekly Landfill bin 140L Rural||$205.52|
|Fortnightly Recycling Bin 240L Rural||$92.18|
|Subtotal: Standard Rural Waste Management Charges||$416.15|
You can upsize or downsize your bins to suit your needs. Note that additional charges apply if you upsize, while downsizing will reduced charges.
|Optional Rural Bin Charges|
|Weekly Landfill bin 80L Rural||$158.41|
|Weekly Landfill bin 240L Rural||$260.49|
|Fortnightly Recycling bin 360L rural||$109.77|
People living within town limits have a three-bin service – FOGO (green) collected weekly and recycling (yellow) and landfill (red) collected on alternate fortnights.
The standard service is for a 240-litre green bin, a 240-litre yellow bin and a 120-litre red bin.
|Standard Residential Bin Charges|
|Waste Management Charge Residential||$252.06|
|Fotnightly Landfill bin 140L Residential||$86.19|
|Fortnightly Recycling Bin 240L Residential||$47.14|
|Subtotal: Standard Residential Waste Management Charges||$473.65|
You can upsize or downsize your bins to suit your needs. Note that additional charges apply if you upsize, while downsizing will reduce the charges.
Note: Additional bins can only be applied for if your current landfill bin is 240L.
|Optional Residential Bin Charges|
|Fortnightly Landfill bin 80L Residential||$62.63|
|Fortnightly Landfill bin 240L Residential||$113.67|
|Fortnightly Recyling bin 360L Residential||$64.72|
Commercial customers can have a mix of residential and commercial bins but generally have yellow and red bins collected weekly. We are also trialling a FOGO commercial bin collection service.
|Standard Commercial Bin Charges|
|Waste Management Charge Commercial||$270.33|
|Weekly Landfill bin 240L Commercial||$212.39|
|Weekly Recycling Bin 240L Commercial||$94.28|
|Subtotal: Standard Commercial Waste Management Charges||$577.00|
|Optional Commercial Bin Charges|
|Weekly Recycling bin 360L Commercial||$117.48|
|Weekly Compost bin 240L Commercial||$88.27|
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