- Remove lids from all plastic bottles and jars (they cannot be recycled)
- Rinse all items
- Do not place items in plastic bags
- Do not place the following items in the recycling bin:
- Soft and flexible plastic
- Food and organic garden materials
- Electronic waste (e-waste)
- Aerosol cans, chemicals and cleaners
- Textiles eg. material.
For information on how to dispose of non-recyclable materials and household hazardous waste, please visit the waste disposal page.
Recycle bin reminders
To remind you what items can be placed in your recycle bin, the City offers ‘Recycle Bin Stickers’.
Contact the City to order your recycle bin stickers.
Request a new / additional bin service
The City's waste contractor SUEZ manages all residential requests for new bin services and changes to existing bin services.
To request a new bin please contact SUEZ on 1300 293 955.
Fees and charges for additional bins
All additional 240 litre green-topped waste bins and 240 litre yellow-topped recycle bins for domestic or business waste collection are charged at the approved fees and charges levied in Council's annual budget.
To request an additional bin please contact SUEZ on 1300 293 955.
Report lost, stolen and damaged bins
The City's waste contractor SUEZ is able to repair or replace green-topped waste bins and yellow-topped recycle bins with loose or missing lids, wheels or missing parts.
To request a bin repair or replacement bin please contact SUEZ on 1300 293 955.
Upgrade your recycle bin to 360 litres
It is free to upgrade your yellow-topped recycle bin from 240 litre to 360 litres.
To apply please contact the City’s waste contractor SUEZ on 1300 293 955.
SUEZ will explain the process and assist you with the free upgrade.
Please note: your new bin could take up to 90 days to arrive.
Request an upgrade fee refund
Residents who previously paid for the upgrade may be eligible for a refund.
Please complete the upgrade fee refund application and submit it to the City:
- By email
- By post to City of Kwinana, PO Box 21, Kwinana WA 6966
- In person to the City’s Administration Centre.
In-home waste collection (aged persons and people with disability)
Do you have difficulty placing you bin on the verge for collection day?
The City offers in-home waste collection services for eligible aged persons and people with disability.
A representative from the City’s waste contractor SUEZ can bring your bin out for collection and return it for you on rubbish day.
- Complete the In-home waste collection services application
- Submit the form (along with proof of age/disability) to the City:
More information and contacts
For more information about your bins, please contact SUEZ on 1300 293 955.