Verge collections | City of Fremantle

Verge collections

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Residential properties receive one free garden organics waste and one bulk waste collection service per financial year.

Area A - Fremantle, North Fremantle, White Gum Valley, O'Connor
Area B - South Fremantle, Beaconsfield, Hilton, Samson

Find out the verge collection dates for your street here, or see below.

Bulk waste service

Area A - Monday 7 February 2022
Area B - Monday 14 February 2022

Accepted Not accepted
  • electronic waste (e-waste) such as computers, laptops and TVs
  • furniture
  • mattresses
  • scrap metal
  • split cycle air conditioners
  • timber products
  • white goods such as fridges, washing machines and stoves.
  • building materials such as bricks, tiles and cement
  • domestic rubbish
  • hazardous materials such as chemicals, paint and oil*
  • liquids
  • plates (sheet) glass, mirrors and shower screens
  • tyres, car bodies and other car parts
  • waste from commercial properties and schools.

Bulk garden organics service

Area A - Monday 4 October 2021 and Monday 2 May 2022
Area B - Monday 11 October 2021 and Monday 9 May 2022

Please note: Exotic beetle Polyphagous Shot-Hole Borer (PSHB) has recently been detected in Fremantle, if you suspect an infestation in your garden while getting ready for the green waste verge collection, please report it to the Pest and Disease Information Service on (08) 9368 3080 or email padis@dpird.wa.gov.au

Accepted Not accepted
  • Tree trunks, branches and shrub prunings up to 1.5 metres in length and 30cm in diameter
  • Two trailer loads (6x4 trailer size) or two cubic metres of green waste.
  • General rubbish, junk or white goods
  • Bags or boxes of leaves, loose leaves or grass clippings
  • Dug out lawn, weeds or root materials
  • Sand and soil materials.

Alternative options

Donate or sell

Before placing good items on the verge for collection, consider either donating or on-selling them.

Find your local charity store at giv.org.au

Visit Recycling Near You for a list of online marketplaces to sell or swap goods.

Fremantle Recycling Centre

In addition to the annual bulk waste or green verge collection, residents can use their valid bulk drop off letter vouchers and proof of residence to drop bulk items at the Fremantle Recycling Centre. One 6x4 trailer load of clean green waste including shrub and tree pruning (up to 1.5m in length and 30cm in diameter) will be accepted on each visit and proof of residence is required.

FOGO Bin

Households with the three-bin FOGO service are encouraged to use their weekly FOGO bin for regular disposal of smaller green waste including prunings, grass clippings and weeds.

Landfill

For items not able to be placed out for the verge collection or recycled at the Fremantle Recycling Centre, you may need to dispose of these items at a landfill facility. These landfills are not run by the City of Fremantle, so fees will apply:

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