Kerbside Collection


Recycle Right Comes to Campbelltown

Three Bin SystemCampbelltown City Council provides a three bin Kerbside Waste Collection service through its contractor East Waste, that is at the forefront of environmentally responsible waste management.

Campbelltown's three-bin waste collection service includes:

  • A 140 litre bin with a blue lid for general waste, collected weekly
  • A 240 litre bin with a yellow lid for recyclables, collected fortnightly
  • A 240 litre bin with a green lid for green organics, collected fortnightly 
When will my bins be collected? 

Find out when your bins will be collected by:

  1. Downloading the My Local Services App for to receive weekly reminder notifications on your device. Visit to download, OR
  2. Downloading a copy of Council's 2019 Waste Collection Calendar(4443 kb), OR
  3. Collecting a hard copy calendar from:

In the event of a Catastrophic Fire Danger Warning, Council's waste collection services will be suspended. If there are a number of Catastrophic Fire Danger rating days forecast, East Waste will assess the lowest risk time to collect waste. For more information visit the East Waste website.

Residents should leave their bins out until collected as services will be re-scheduled as soon as appropriate.

For more information about waste and recycling, visit, email East Waste or call our Waste and Recycling Hotline on 8347 5111.

Bins WILL NOT be collected if they are:
  • Overloaded or material protrudes from the top
  • Too heavy (60kg maximum) otherwise bins can break or snap when being lifted by the arm of the truck
  • Packed too tightly, as items will not fall into the truck
  • Containing prohibited items.
  • Not in an approved collection container
  • Situated on a vacant block (except green waste bin)
  • Not presented correctly.
What should I do if my bin doesn't get collected?

Missed bins can be reported directly to East Waste via their Missed Bin Report Online Form.

What should I do if I require a replacement bin?

Campbelltown City Council provides one set of three wheelie bins per property. Blue lid 140L bin for domestic waste, Yellow lid 240L bin for recycling & green lid 240L bin for green organics. If a bin is damaged beyond repair, missing or stolen it will need to be replaced at the residents expense.  Please contact Mastec on 8259 9700 to organise a new bin to be delivered to your home. Alternatively you can purchase a second hand bin providing it meets the Council requirements outlined above. Should the bin be damaged by Council's Contractor during collection, please contact East Waste 8347 5111 or  If the bin has fallen into the collection vehicle, East Waste will organise a new bin to be delivered.

What should I do if I have a broken lid or wheel?

Broken bins can be reported directly to East Waste via their Bin Repair Request Online Form. East Waste will contact you to arrange a day and time for you to leave the bin out on the kerb for repair. 

What should I do if I live in a Housing SA property?

If your bin is lost or stolen and you are living in a Housing SA (trust) Property, Housing SA will replace bins if you have a Police report number. Contact your local Police Station to report the theft, then contact Housing SA on 131 299 and ask for the Maintenance Department.

What should I do if I live in a rental property and require a replacement bin?

If you are a tenant, please contact your Landlord or the Property Manager to arrange for a new bin to be delivered. It will be up to them to purchase a new bin.

Further Information

For more information about waste and recycling contact Customer Service on 8366 9222 or to obtain a copy of our new Waste & Recycling Booklet(644 kb) booklet.

If you are unsure of what bin your waste should go into, check the A-Z of Recycling or where you can search for the specific item to find out how to dispose of it.

PO Box 1, Campbelltown SA 5074 | 172 Montacute Rd, Rostrevor SA 5073
(08) 8366 9222|| ABN 37 379 133 969
ERACampbelltown Made South Australia
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