Collection dates


Collection dates for 2018-2019 Financial Year to June 30 2019 greenwaste verge collections have now been finalised, please check find my rubbish collection day for further dates.

 Before collections start in your area dates will be published in Community Newspapers and on Facebook 9 days before your scheduled collection starts and can also be found in your annual waste and recycling guide.

Greenwaste Verge Collections commencing July 2018

Collection dates beyond June 2018 for the next Financial Years Verge collections will be approximately 9.5 months after your previous collection.  Dates will only be updated once final approval has been given, this is estimated to be Late May to June each year.


Green waste verge collections run smoothest when we all work together. You can play your part by ensuring:

​Do make sure​Do make sure:​Green waste is only placed on the verge a maximum of nine (9) days before the scheduled collection date.

Branches are no longer than 1.5m long

Thick branches (25 cm diameter) are cut into 30cm lengths

Loose and small green waste (weeds and leaves) are in a City of Stirling green waste recycling bag only*

Green waste is not in hessian, polypropylene or plastic bags

Green waste is free of contamination

Do not place green waste​Do not place green waste on or near:

​Footpaths, driveways, overhanging onto the roadway or obstructing views from driveways

Artificial turf, trees/stumps or sprinklers

Water meters, Telstra covers, SECWA power covers, manhole covers or posts

Fences, walls, letterboxes and fixed objects


* Ratepayers can pick up their green waste bags at the City Administration building, Herb Graham Recreational Centre and Works Depot Balcatta on presentation of their voucher (included in the annual rates notice).

Illegal dumping

Please note that greenwaste placed on the verge more than nine days prior to collection is considered illegal dumping and is subject to penalties. 

If you witness any illegal dumping, please contact the City via email or by calling (08) 9205 8555.