Georgetown CouncilMember of: Northern Tasmanian Waste Management
Residential Collection Information
In the George Town municipality:
- Garbage is collected weekly
- Recycling is collected fortnightly
Special Collection Services
George Town Council offers the following special collection services:
- A fluoro tube and bulb collection at Council Chambers (16-18 Anne Street, George Town)
- A mobile phone recycling collection at Council Chambers (16-18 Anne Street, George Town)
- A household battery collection, including AAs, AAAs and button batteries, at Council Chambers (16-18 Anne Street, George Town)
Options for other materials
George Town and District Historical Society and the Low Pilot Station Maritime Museum accept items of historical and/or maritime related significance.
The Northern Tasmanian Waste Management Group has two Recycling Education Officers who visit schools, residents, community groups and businesses to provide advice and education about recycling, including in the George Town council area. To find out more or to book a visit, contact the Northern Tasmanian Waste Management Group.
Mt George Road, George Town
Monday – Sunday 12pm – 4pm
Wednesdays during Daylight Savings 12pm – 6pm
Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday
Parry’s Road, Pipers River
Sunday 12pm – 4pm
Closed Christmas Day.
16 – 18 Anne Street
PO Box 161
03 6382 8800
03 6382 8899