Green Waste Cleanup

Lithgow Council offers a scheduled GreenWaste Cleanup service four times per year on nominated dates only.

How do I arrange a collection?

Please note, the service is only available to those residents who have a weekly garbage collection service.

To register phone Council on 6354 9999 or complete the form on this page by 12 noon on the Friday before the collection date

On the SUNDAY NIGHT of the collection week, simply put your materials at the kerbside where you leave your mobile garbage bin.

Material left for collection will be removed on either the Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday following the collection date.

Collection Dates for 2020

  • Monday 3 February 2020

  • Monday 6 April 2020

  • Monday 28 September 2020

  • Monday 9  November 2020

Guidelines for Collection of Green waste

Council will pick up:

  • Garden prunings…no longer than 2 metres, not thicker than 200mm and tied in bundles. 
  • Lawn clippings and leaves must be placed in a durable container, cardboard box or hessian / plastic bag. 
  • Weight limit of 16 kilograms for each bundle or box. 
  • Quantity of 1 cubic metre (about 4 wheelie bins) for each collection




Register for green waste collection

Residents are reminded that the form will close at 12.00 noon the Friday before the scheduled collection date.


Green Waste Collection Request Form