Resource and Waste Fees And Charges 2018 - 2019

Domestic Waste Service Charges
Waste Management Charge                                                                                                                                                                  $104 per annum
Domestic Recycling Collection Service $101 per annum
Domestic Waste Collection Service $246 per annum
Domestic Food and Garden Organic Collection Service (Currently ONLY available in Cooma) $46 per annum
Domestic Waste Vacant Land Charge $15 per annum
Bank of Bins Waste and Recycling Charge $220 per annum
Bank of Bins Key Deposit (BOB) $36.75 per key
Additional Waste/Recycling Collection due to environmental threat $41 per bin                                      
Any resident that places a waste or recycling bin out for collection on the wrong collection day which can cause an environmental threat of the contents escaping, at the determination of the waste collection staff, that needs to be emptied, will be emptied at the rate specified in Section 22 of the Fees and Charges and billed to the owner. The details of the bin will be sent to compliance for follow up action.
Pensioner Rebate

NOTE: Any ratepayer seeking Pensioner discount or assistance must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be the ratepayers principle place of residence.
  • Council must have a copy of the completed pension application form.
  • Council must have a copy of the front and back of the pension concession card.
To apply for a Pensioner Rebate, please download the Pensioner Concession Application Form. Please return your completed form to Council, with a copy of your Pension Card. 

Once Council receives your application, Centrelink will be contacted to confirm your eligibility to receive a rebate on your rates.
Responsibilities
  • It is the responsibility of residents and commercial customers to look after their bins. If a bin goes missing it is up to the resident/business owner to find it. Each bin has a unique serial and/or chip number which can be provided to assist with finding the missing bin. If the missing bin is not found it needs to be replaced at the cost of the resident/business owner.
  • Replacement bin costs are as per adopted fees and charges. Council must be contacted to arrange payment. Council may not deliver the replacement bin until payment has been received. If the missing bin is found after the resident has paid for a replacement Council will refund the replacement cost and collect the replacement bin.
  • Any waste and recycling bins that are damaged by residents, tenants, or business owners will need to be replaced at the cost of the resident/business owner. Damage may include, but is not limited to, melting with hot ash, private vehicular damage etc.
  • Replacement charges are per adopted fees and charges. 
  • Council must be contacted to arrange payment and delivery of a replacement bin. MGB = Mobile Garbage Bin
  • Council will only collect waste and recycling bins that have been issued by Council.
  • For major commercial waste and recycling collection contracts, the General Manager has the authority to negotiate a competitive price that does not create a financial loss for Council. 
  • In–kind support for events must be requested in advance.  Generally 1 months notice.
Commercial Waste Services
Commercial Waste Management - Bombala/Delegate/Nimmitabel/Bredbo/Michelago Areas
(if kerbside collection services are provided)
240 Litre Bin (MGB) - serviced weekly
360 Litre Bin (MGB) - serviced weekly


$426 per annum
$650 per annum
Commercial Recycling Management - Bombala/Delegate/Nimmitabel/Bredbo/Michelago Areas
(if kerbside collection services area provided)
360 Litre Bin (MGB) - serviced fortnightly


$191 per annum
Commercial Organics Management - Cooma Only $110 per annum
Commercial Waste Collection 240 Litre Bin (MGB ) where applicable - Former Snowy River Area
$9.45 per collection
Commercial Waste Collection 1100 Litre Bin or part thereof - Former Snowy River Area $37.80 per collection
Commercial Recycling Collection 360 Litre Bin where applicable - Former Snowy River Area $7.35 per collection
Commercial Recycling Collection 1100 Litre Bin or part thereof - Former Snowy River Areas $28.35 per collection
Commercial Waste Collection per m3 - Cooma Only $38 per cubic metre
Commercial Recycling Collection per m3 - Cooma Only $27.30 per cubic metre

Hire of Commercial Garbage Skips - Cooma Commercial Customers Only

 
1100 Litre Bin $346.50 per annum
660 Litre Bin $168 per annum
Replacement/Additional Keys for Locks on Commercial Council Bins per key $36.75 per replacement
Hire of Bins for Events/Functions
Delivery and Return of up to 4 x 1100 Litre bins
Additional bin deliveries charged by the number of additional loads.

$120 per service           
Delivery and return of up to 10 x 240/360 Litre bins
Additional bin deliveries charged by the number of additional loads

$81.85 per service
Charge per Waste 1100 Litre bin $37.80 per bin
Charge per Recycling 1100 Litre bin $28.35 per bin
Charge per Recycling 360 Litre bin $12.30 per bin
Charge per Waste 240 Litre bin $15.35 per bin
Charge per contaminated Recycling 360 Litre bin $20.45 per bin
Sale Items
Replacement Bin for Kerbside Collection Areas                                                              Cost + 30% per bin
Products for Composting & Worm Farming Cost + 10% per item
Kitchen Caddy $15.75
Biobags - Kitchen Caddy  
Compost Grade A (Screened)
All trailers must have a tarpaulin cover or equivalent

$31.50 per cubic metre
Crushed Concrete - When available $15.75 per tonne