Green Waste Cleanups

Lithgow City Council provides a Green Waste collection service several times per year for all residents in the area who currently receive a Domestic Waste and Recycling Service.

The 2018-19 Green Waste Collections will be provided on following dates:

  • Monday 4th February 2019
  • Monday 8th April 2019
  • Monday 14th October 2019
  • Monday 2nd December 2019

Conditions of Use

  • Cleanups are operated on a service by request basis. Residents who require material to be collected need to register with Council before 12pm on the Friday prior to the cleanup.
  • Residents can register via Council’s website or alternatively phone Council on 02 6354 9999.
  • After registering, please place the material at the kerbside where you normally leave your garbage bin by the Sunday prior to the allocated collection week.
  • Material left for collection will be removed on either the Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday following the collection date.

Acceptable Items

  • Garden prunings, no longer than 2 metres, not thicker than 200mm and tied in bundles.
  • Lawn clippings and leaves must be placed in a durable container, cardboard box or hessian / plastic bag.
  • Weight limit of 16 kilograms for each bundle or box.
  • Quantity of 1 cubic metre (about 4 wheelie bins) for each collection.

Lithgow City Council’s Green Waste Collection Flyer

Please Note: The contractor and Council reserve the right to refuse any item they deem unacceptable.