Dealing with household and commercial waste is a growing problem for all councils. As our community grows and we consume more, there is a risk that we increase our waste production. Councils play a primary role in waste management by providing waste disposal and recycling services, including kerbside collections.
Latest news: Truck Art Competition launches
Council is launching a truck art competition to celebrate the arrival of a new kerbside collection service being provided by Suez Recycling and Recovery. Click on the poster below to find out more details, and download Hepburn Shire Council Truck Art Competition Terms and Conditions 2021 Extended which includes the entry form required. Open for kindergarten and school students who attend schools in Hepburn region. CLOSING DATE EXTENDED – until Tuesday 31 August, 2021.
What has been happening recently in the waste space?
- A new kerbside collection contract
- Towards-zero community grants (open until 25 June)
- What is happening with organics?
Our Council is working towards reducing waste to landfill by supporting innovative waste solutions. There are many ways your home or business can help the community and Council achieve its goal of reducing waste to landfill and becoming a more environmentally conscious community, find some inspiration in the programs below: