Water restrictions from 18 Sep 2018 - Water restrictions apply to all Council water supply schemes:

Medium level (200 litres/person/day) - Cambooya, Cecil Plains, Clifton, Greenmount, Hodson Vale, Pittsworth, Vale View & Yarraman schemes.

Continuation of permanent conservation measures (200 litres/person/day) - Toowoomba Bulk Water Supply Scheme (Oakey, Jondaryan, Haden, Crows Nest, Highfields, Kingsthorpe, Gowrie Junction, Meringandan, Toowoomba City, Westbrook and Goombungee)

Waste management facilities (rubbish tips)

We operate 23 waste facilities and one tip shop. Learn about materials that can be taken to each facility below.

Man emptying greenwaste from trailer
New open hours for Clifton, Goombungee, Millmerran and Yarraman Waste Management Facilities will be introduced on 1 October 2018. Read more here.    We operate 23 waste facilities. Some facilities only accept waste from household sources (Green waste). At sites where commercial waste is accepted there may be restrictions to the type of waste accepted; such as tyres, gas bottles and liquid waste including chemicals and oil. Commercial operators are to see ...
Front end loader scooping mulch
We've listened to your feedback regarding the current open hours at Clifton, Goombungee, Millmerran and Yarraman Waste Management Facilities and will change the open hours for these facilities on 1 October 2018 to suit the needs of the community. The new open hours for Clifton, Goombungee, Millmerran and Yarraman Waste Facilities will be: Monday: 1 pm - 5 pm Tuesday: Closed Wednesday: 8 am - 12 noon Thursday: Closed Friday: 1 pm - 5 pm Saturday: 10 ...
Key access facility The Emu Creek facility is locked and accessible by local residents to dispose of domestic waste. This facility can't accept waste from commercial premises or commercial operations. Only one key will be issued per residential property. Keys for this facility are available to residents closest to the facility and who don't receive a kerbside collection service (i.e. your property falls outside of the designated collection area for kerbside waste collec ...
Electronic waste (e-waste) includes electronic items such as desktop computers, monitors, mobile phones, printers, televisions, scanners and video game consoles.   Where and how to dispose of e-waste E-waste can be disposed of at any waste facility as general waste. To avoid sending e-waste to landfill please use recycling options (if available) from the retailer when purchasing a replacement product. We have provided a list of suggestions that may help you to recycle your ...
When you're packing your vehicle and/or trailer for a trip to your local waste facility, group similar materials together. By taking a little extra time to sort your load before you leave home, you can save yourself plenty of time when you arrive at the disposal site. Consider which areas you will need to visit and load your vehicle/trailer accordingly. The last item in your vehicle/trailer will be the first to ...
Mulch is offered free to all ratepayers in the region at many of the waste facilities. It is available for domestic users only. Greenwaste that is disposed of at any waste facility is stockpiled, processed on a regular basis and made available for collection or used as mulch for rehabilitation at our waste facilities.   Where and when to collect mulch Greater Toowoomba Waste Management Facility (GTWMF) - O'Mara Road, Wellcamp Free mulch can be collected from the ...
The Lifeline Superstore is located at the Greater Toowoomba Waste Management Facility at 270 O'Mara Road, Wellcamp. The superstore offers items such as bric-a-brac, books, furniture, electrical, renovating materials and other used/second hand items. Opening days: Thursday to Sunday (public holidays as advertised by Lifeline). Opening hours: 9am - 4pm. For further information please call Lifeline on (07) 4688 3709 or 1300 991 443. ...
Ashes and other burnt material Your local waste facility is in danger of catching on fire and causing considerable damage if you dispose of ash that is not completely cold before you dispose of it. And, warm ash is not compatible with your plastic wheelie bin. Ensure that any ashes or burnt material that you are throwing away are cold all the way through before taking them to your local facility or putting them ...
Domestic waste Domestic waste is waste that is generated as a result of the ordinary day-to-day use of a domestic premise and either: taken from the premises by or on behalf of the person who generated the waste; or collected by or on behalf of a local government as part of a waste collection and disposal system.  It is not domestic waste if it is: taken from domestic premises under a commercial arrangement (ie waste collected ...
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