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Information About Gippsland Council and Government Waste and Recycling Services

Residential waste collection, processing and recycling services are provided by your local council.

Each council has a range of responsibilities and services relating to kerbside bins, transfer stations, landfill management, recycling, hard and green waste, illegal dumping of waste, and some commercial and industrial waste.

Always check with your council about what services are available to you.

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Gippswide Kerbside

All six Gippsland councils have signed a memorandum of understanding with the Gippsland Waste and Resource Recovery Group to explore the potential for joint procurement initiatives. Bringing together council kerbside bin collection and processing services could see a range of economic, social and environmental benefits for the region.

Find out more about Gippswide Kerbside.

Victorian Government

The environment portfolio provides the Victorian Government with policy advice, environmental regulation, programs to implement policies and reporting on the state of Victoria's environment.

The portfolio partners are:

  • Sustainability Victoria (SV)
  • Environmental Protection Authority Victoria (EPA Victoria)
  • Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)
  • Victorian Waste and Resource Recovery Groups
    - Resource Recovery Gippsland (Gippsland WRRG)
    - Barwon South West WRRG
    - Goulburn Valley WRRG
    - Grampians Central West WRRG
    - Loddon Mallee WRRG
    - Metropolitan WRRG
    - North East WRRG
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State Government Initiatives and Campaigns

LATEST NEWS

Gippsland Reducing Organics To Landfill
Maximising resources and reducing waste to landfill are priorities that provide economic and environmental benefits and are essential nationally, state-wide...
Funding Awarded To Accelerate Circular Economy Projects
Source: Sustainability Victoria. On behalf of the Victorian Government, Sustainability Victoria is proud to be awarding a total of $6.3...
Recycling Projects To Support Businesses And Create Jobs
Source: Victorian Government. Used coffee grounds equivalent to six million lattes will be composted into Victorian gardens as the Andrews...
Releasing Balloons Into The Environment Is Littering And Illegal In Victoria
Source: EPA Victoria. From 1 July 2021, EPA will have increased powers to prevent harm to the environment from pollution...
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Rethink. Reduce. Reuse. Recycle.

Find out about our E-waste, RightCycle and ResourceSmart Schools sustainability programs.