Bins and rubbish

Coffs Harbour, Bellingen and Nambucca Councils and Handybin Waste Services have formed a regional partnership known as Coffs Coast Waste Services for the collection of household waste. 

If you see the illegal or dangerous dumping of rubbish please report illegal dumping.


Broken bin

To report a broken or damaged bin to Coffs Coast Waste Services you can: 

Submit a damaged bin form

Stolen bin

To report a lost or stolen bin to Coffs Coast Waste Services you can:  

Download a lost/stolen bin form

Call: 1800 265 495 

Extra bin service 

If you would like an extra bin service:

Submit this form to us: Commencement of an Additional Waste Service online form

Help putting your bins out

If you require assistance taking your bins out:

Call us on: 02 6648 4000

What goes in what bin?

To find out more about your household bins:

Visit the Coffs Coast Waste website: what types of waste go in which bin

When are bins collected?

To find your bin night: 

Visit the Coffs Coast Waste website:  when your bins will be collected

You can also download the MyBins app from the app store or google play

Bulky waste

Eligible households are entitled to the services below to dispose of their bulky goods.

Drop off at the waste facility yourself - 2 free vouchers per year

You can request up to 2 free self-haul vouchers from March to March each year to take your bulky household waste items to the Englands Road Waste Management Facility

Book a collection - 2 pick-ups per year 

Call Coffs Coast Waste Services to organise a collection from your premises for a fee payable at time of booking via credit or debit card over the phone, direct deposit or in person at the Coffs Coast Waste Services office - 25 Englands Road, Coffs Harbour.

You may request up to 2 user-pays kerbside bulky household waste collections between March and March each year.

Please note, due to services in the Nambucca and Bellingen shires, there may be some periods when this service is unavailable in Coffs Harbour.

Contact Coffs Coast Waste Services

To request a voucher or book a user-pays bulky household waste collection:

Call Coffs Coast Waste Services: 1800 265 495 

Visit the Coffs Coast Waste Services website to:

Find out more about bulky household waste services.

Waste and Recycling Facilities

Visit the Coffs Coast Waste Services website to find the:

Location and opening hours of all Coffs Coast Waste Services facilities 

Recycling Centre

The Coffs Harbour Community Recycling Centre, located at 31a Englands Road Coffs Harbour, has FREE drop-off facilities for a range of waste materials.

Find a full list of what is accepted for recycling


Toxic waste

Problem household waste is harmful if placed in landfill as it is toxic and can cause both environmental damage as well as harm to humans and wildlife.

You can drop off problem household waste for free at Community Recycling Centres. 

Find a full list of waste accepted for disposal at the recycling centre