Waste Services Management Fees And Charges 2017 - 2018

Domestic Waste Service Charges
Waste Management Charge $101 per annum
Domestic Recycling Collection Service $99 per annum
Domestic Waste Collection Service $240 per annum
Domestic Food and Garden Organic Collection Service
(Currently ONLY available in Cooma)
$45 per annum
Bank of Bins Waste and Recycling Charge $200 per annum
Bank of Bins Key Deposit (BOB) $35 per key
Additional Waste/Recycling Collection due to environmental threat $40 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.

Resonsibilities
  • 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 - Former Bombala Area $426 per annum
Commercial Recycling Management - Former Bombala Area $182 per annum
   
Commercial Waste 240 Litre Bin (MGB ) where applicable $9 per collection
Commercial Waste 1100 Litre Bin or part thereof $36 per collection
Commercial Recycling 360 Litre Bin where applicable $7 per collection
Commercial Recycling 1100 Litre Bin or part thereof $27 per collection
Commercial Food and Organics 1100 Litre Bin or part thereof $26 per collection
Commercial Food and Organics Collection - Former Cooma Area $26 per cubic metre
Commercial Waste Collection - Former Cooma Area $37 per cubic metre
Commercial Recycling Collection - Former Cooma Area


$26 per cubic metre

Hire of Commercial Garbage Skips - Cooma Commercial Only

 
1100 Litre Bin $330 per annum
660 Litre Bin $160 per annum
Replacement/Additional Keys for Locks on Commercial Council Bins per key $35 per replacement

Hire of Bins for Events/Functions
Delivery and Return of 1 - 2 1100 Litre Bins $20 per service           
Delivery and Return of 3 - 8 1100 Litre Bins $80 per service
Charge per contaminated Recycling bin $20 per bin
Charge per Recycling 360 Litre bin $12 per bin
Charge per Waste 240 Litre bin (MGB) $15 per bin
Delivery and return of 1 - 10 bins                                                                                            $20 per service
Delivery and return of 11- 20 bins $80 per service
Delivery and return of 21 -30 bins $160 per service
Delivery and return of 31 - 40 bins $240 per service
Delivery and return of 41 - 50 bins $350 per service

Sale Items
Replacement Bin for Kerbside Collection Areas Cost + 30% per bin
Products for Composting & Worm Farming Cost + 10% per item
Kitchen Caddy $15.00
Biobags - Kitchen Caddy  
Compost Grade A (Screened)
All trailers must have a tarpaulin cover or equivalent
$30 per cubic metre
Crushed Concrete - When available $15 per tonne