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Free Garden Waste Drop-off Service

For domestic residents only.

Green waste can be dropped off at Council's Depot located at 14 Rye Avenue, Bexley between 8am and 12 noon on specified dates.

Remember that trees within Rockdale City Council's boundaries are protected by a Tree Preservation Order and ring-barking, cutting down, topping or lopping of trees without Council's permission is illegal.

Maximum amounts of green waste accepted

Council will accept the contents of a car boot, station-wagon or (level) box trailer. Please bring green waste in containers suitable for emptying into the Council truck. Branches must be no longer than 1.2m long.

Please be aware there may be some delays if there is a big demand on the day.

Council will accept

  • Tree prunings
  • Shrubs
  • Plants
  • Grass (bagged or boxed)
  • Branches (no longer than 1.2m and no thicker than 300mm)
  • Non-treated timber
  • Flowers
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