Council has a Waste Disposal Facility in Dorrigo, Bellingen and Raleigh.
Bellingen Shire Council is working with Norco Rural Bellingen, the Big Bag Recovery team and their Australian Government Accredited Product Stewardship Scheme for selected recyclable bulk feed and fertiliser bags and sacks over 15kg.
Waste Collection (Garbage bin, Green bin. Recycling bin, collection calendar, flyers & docs, wheel in & wheel out)
Residents that pay the Domestic Waste Management Charge are also eligible for one scheduled kerbside bulky goods collection and may request one bulky house waste each calendar year.
Learn more about our Shires waste facility options.
The Bowerhouse Community Reuse Shop sells quality used, recycled and second hand products that have been salvaged before going to landfill.
Report illegal dumping in the Bellingen Shire
Many waste services and options are available to help you manage and dispose of business waste and recycling.
Join the fast growing movement to compost at home – cut your waste in half, reduce your carbon footprint, and make rich soil and fertiliser by composting your food scraps.
Learn about different aspects of the waste collection and recovery process, and how you can make a difference.
Not-for-profit community groups and Australian Charities often have limited financial resources whilst providing the services which benefits the broader community. In recognition of these limited financial resources Bellingen Shire Council may provide Waste fee exemption upon application to assist not-for-profit community groups.