City of Hobart

Member of: Southern Tasmanian Waste Management Group

Residential Collection Information

In the Hobart municipality:

  • Garbage is collected weekly
  • Recycling is collected fortnightly
  • FOGO (food organics garden organics) is collected fortnightly

Visit the City of Hobart website for kerbside collection calendar information

Special Collection Services

City of Hobart offers the following special collection services:

  • A fortnightly kerbside FOGO (food organics, garden organics) collection
  • A Recycling Bank is located at the Council Centre to recover hard-to-recycle products including light globes and fluoro tubes, e-waste and batteries, x-rays, toner cartridges, toothbrushes, CDs, stationery and more

For more information on services, dates and other waste management issues please see the Council’s website.

Located at the western end of McRobies Road in South Hobart

Opening hours
Monday to Friday 7.30am – 4.15pm
Saturday and Sunday 10am – 4pm
Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday

Contact Details

Street Address
Customer Service Centre
16 Elizabeth Street
Tasmania 7001

Mailing Address
Town Hall
Macquarie Street
GPO Box 503
Tasmania 7001

Visit the City of Hobart website

03 6238 2711

03 6238 2186