The City of Parramatta currently provides a total of 4 kerbside bulky waste clean-ups per calendar year. These must be pre-booked by residents. Clean-up material put out without any booking will be investigated as illegal dumping and you could be fined.
Booking a clean-up is easy:
*Please note that waiting times to book the next available clean-up could take up to 4 weeks.
Remember that your clean-up material needs to be:
- Less than two cubic metres in volume
- Stacked neatly and does not obstruct the adjoining road or footpath
- Able to be safely lifted by two people
If your items are still in good condition, or are in need of repairs, please check out your local rehoming options to help to extend the life span of your items while reducing waste to landfill.
You can put the following items out to be picked up:
Item / Material
Conditions of disposal
|Whitegoods||Doors must be removed|
|Old furniture and appliances e.g. lounges, drawers, chairs, bookshelves||
No longer than 2 metres in length
Must be able to be lifted by 2 people.
|Mattresses and bed frames||No longer than 2 metres in length|
No longer than 1.5 metres in length and 8cm in diameter. No spikes.Must be bundled and tied
|Fence palings and timber||
Must be bundled and tiedNails removed or hammered flat
|Carpet and lino||
Must be rolled and tiedNails/tacks removed or facing inwards
|Bulk cardboard||Must be flattened (or can be placed in your yellow lid recycling bin)|
You cannot put the following items out to be picked up:
Item / Material
How to dispose
|Food scraps and household garbage||Place in red lid general waste bin|
|Hazardous or problem waste e.g. chemicals, paint, oil, gas bottles, medical waste, batteries, fluro tubes||See Hazardous Waste|
|Car parts, engines and tyres||Take to the nearest Waste and Recycling Centre, or call a scrap metal collector|
|Glass sheets e.g. mirrors, glass doors, tables, windows||Take to the nearest Waste and Recycling Centre, or hire a skip bin|
|Tree trunks and branches thicker than a 8cm in diameter||Compost at home, or take to the nearest Waste and Recycling Centre|
|Industrial, trade or building waste eg. Fibro, plaster board, insulation batts, dirt, sand, stones, bricks, concrete, roof tiles||Take to the nearest Waste and Recycling Centre, or hire a skip bin|
|e-waste e.g. computers, TVs and their accessories||see e-waste|
For more information visit our illegal dumping page .