Australian Waste Management

General Waste Collection
Greater Melbourne Area

Annual Fee:
Once Off Delivery Fee:
+ $44.00
- Scheduled Collection Fee:
Wow, that's Less then $12 per collection
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Excess waste keeps piling up, allow us to help you out.

Australian Waste Management can provide collection of your general waste/rubbish/garbage from your premises. Movable Wheelie Bins, ranging in size from 240 to 1100 litre, will be provided and will be collected Weekly, Fortnightly or 4 Weekly depending on your location and requirements.

Additionally we can talk about providing you a Personalised Collection Schedule via Email or by talking to one of our friendly team members on 1300 292 783. Hope to hear from you soon.

Couldn't we just use the Council bins?

Each council has different rules and regulations when it comes to general waste produced by business. Unlike many councils, Australian Waste Management can offer more bins, larger sizes and better value.

What size of bin and/or frequency should I choose?

Ultimately it is up to you to judge, but base on our experience and an industry survey1 of 50,000 businesses, we can provide a guide.

Business Category Weekly Waste (m³) Bins
Accommodations / Cafes / Restaurants 4,554 1-2 240 Litre Bins Weekly
Agriculture 4,629 1-2 240 Litre Bins Weekly
Cultural & Recreation 6,396 1-2 240 Litre Bins Weekly
1 660 Litre Bins Fortnightly
Education 16,813 1 660 Litre Bins Weekly
Health & Community Services 7,556 1-2 240 Litre Bins Weekly
Manufacturing 120,081 3 1100 Litre Bins Weekly
Offices 81,783 3-6 240 Litre Bins Weekly
1-2 660 Litre Bins Weekly
Personal Services 1,247 240 Litre Bins Weekly
Retail Trade 10,191 1-2 240 Litre Bins Weekly
Wholesale Trade 30,382 1100 Litre Bins Weekly

What do I do on the collection day?

It is recommended to place the bins on the kerbside by 5pm on the day prior. Please note that you may still be charged if your bins are not placed out for collection.

▾ General Waste Fees, Terms and Conditions ▾

In addition to our General Terms and Conditions [PDF]

Available Options

Bin Size Collection Frequency1 Once Off Delivery Fee2 Annual Fee Collection Fee5
240 Litre Weekly $44 $549 FREE6
Fortnightly $44 $349 FREE6
660 Litre Weekly $44 $999 FREE6
Fortnightly $44 $649 FREE6
1100 Litre Weekly $44 $1399 FREE6
Fortnightly $44 $799 FREE6
  1. Certain collection frequencies may not be available in your area. Collection failing on public holidays will not be rescheduled.
  2. The "Delivery Fee" is only charged initially to get your bin on site when commencing a new service and is not charged on renewal of a service.
  3. Morning Collections require the bin to be placed out by 5pm the day prior.
  4. Day Collections require the bin to be placed out by 8:30am unless otherwise arranged prior.
  5. Urgent Collections may attract an urgent call out fee.
  6. Additional fees may apply.


New customers are required to pay the full fee before the commencement of the service. If that is not possible, please contact our friendly staff to organise another payment method.

Existing customers have until the 14th day of the month following the month in which the invoice was created.


Services can be cancelled at any time, but we will not provide a refund for the remainder of your contract. Services are also automatically renewed at the end of the current plan, if you plan to forgo renewing the services please let us know.

Additional Fees

Urgent Collection/Delivery/Removal Fee $44