Waste & recycling

City of Gold Coast provides kerbside collection for residential and commercial waste. Materials that cannot be collected via kerbside waste and recycling collection services can be dropped off at our waste and recycling centres.

Public holidays: Collection services operate as usual over all public holidays. Waste and recycling centres are open every day except for Christmas Day and Good Friday.

To find out more about how to dispose of your waste and recycling items, use the links below.

Solid Waste Strategy

Read about the City's Solid Waste Strategy, adopted by Council of the City of Gold Coast on 1 September 2015 to guide the managing of our resources for a sustainable future.

What to recycle

Find out what you can (and can't) put in your recycling bin.