Waste and recycling
A to Z of waste
The A to Z of waste is a guide for disposing of waste and recycling in the safest and best way.
Household rubbish and recycling
Find out more about the ways to dispose of household waste safely and in the most environmentally friendly way possible.
We offer an on call kerbside collection service for residents to place unwanted bulky items and green waste on the kerb for collection.
Illegal dumping is unlawfully depositing waste larger than litter onto land that isn't theirs. This includes waste that is disposed of on private land that has no licence or approval.
Port Stephens Council's Waste Management Strategy 2021-2031 was developed to address these challenges and provide localised strategic guidance for Council.