Planet Ark Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Gunnedah Shire Council area


Kerbside Recycling Services in the Gunnedah Shire Council area

Below are the kerbside recycling services provided by your local Council.

Kerbside Recycling Service

Commingled recycling bin


All Residential Properties

Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminium Cans

Aluminium Foil



Office Paper

Envelopes Without a Window

Envelopes With a Window

Phone Books

Pizza Boxes (clean)

Egg Cartons


Steel Food Cans

Steel Paint Cans (empty)

Milk cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Milk cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Juice cartons (long-life, with foil lining)

Plastics marked with

PET Bottles marked with # 1 HDPE Bottles marked with # 2 PVC Containers marked with # 3 LDPE Containers marked with # 4 PP Bottles marked with # 5
Additional Info
  • Takeaway coffee cups - clean

  • Materials Not Accepted

    Plastic Bags

    Bubble Wrap

    Polystyrene Foam

    Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

    Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses


    Light bulbs

    Garden organic waste

    Pot plant buckets/containers


    Food scraps



    Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Lids from all bottles, jars, containers
  • Aerosol containers

  • Recycling Tips

    Please flatten plastic and cardboard containers to make more space in your recycling bin. Please remove all lids from bottles and containers, placing the lids in the garbage bin. Please wipe out or rinse recyclable containers in old washing up water before placing them in the recycling bin. Please DO NOT place items in plastic bags as they CANNOT be recycled in this bin. Please remember DO NOT put disposable nappies or syringes in the recycling bins.

    Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Council Customer Service Centre on (02) 6740 2100.