Waste & Recycling

Waste Management

General information regarding the management of Council’s waste facilities.

Bulky waste

Bulky waste

Register for bulky waste collection days.

Green waste

Green waste

Register for green waste collection days.


Handling and disposal of Asbestos in Lithgow LGA

Commercial recycling

Commercial garbage and recycling

Council provides a weekly service for commercial garbage and bi-weekly for recycling

Domestic waste and recycling

Weekly collection of 240 litre garbage bins for waste and a separate garbage bin for recycling that is collected every other week.

Lithgow Solid waste facility

Landfills and transfer stations

Find out what you can dispose of and hours of operation

Kerbside Waste Collection Calendar

Find out what days your bins are collected and dates for bulky and green waste collections



What items are included and details of the e-waste service process



Provides Australian agricultural and veterinary chemical users with a recycling pathway for eligible empty agvet chemical containers.


Waste Education

Education programs designed to encourage resource recovery

fees and charges for lithgow waste

Lithgow Solid Waste facility fees and charges

Fees and charges for current financial year

Container Deposit Scheme

“Return and Earn” commenced in NSW on 1 December 2017.

household chemicals

Household chemical cleanup

Lithgow City Council run an annual Household Chemical Cleanout service for residents