Verge collections | City of Fremantle

Verge collections


City of Fremantle residents receive one free green waste and one bulk waste collection service per year.

Find out your next verge collection date by entering your address in the field below:


Download the waste and recycling calendar 2020–21: three bin system (note: file size is 19mb).
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Green and bulk waste verge collection dates

Green waste

Area A - Monday 3 May 2021
Area B - Monday 10 May 2021

Bulk waste verge

Area A - Monday 1 February 2021
Area B - Monday 8 February 2021

What area am I in?

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

Bulk waste verge collection

Items we collect

  • 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.

Items we don’t collect

  • 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.

In addition to the annual bulk waste collection, residents can drop off large household junk, including non-recyclable items, to the Fremantle Recycling Centre up to four times a year. 

Residents will need to present a valid bulk drop off letter as well as proof of residence to drop off bulk waste. 

Green waste verge collection

Items we collect

  • 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.

Items we don’t collect

  • 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.

In addition to the green waste verge collection, residents can bring clean green waste to the Fremantle Recycling Centre free of charge all year round.

One 6x4 trailer load of clean green waste including shrub and tree prunings up to 1.5m in length and 30cm in diameter will be accepted on each visit and proof of residence is required.

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.

More information and contact

For more information or to make a request, please contact the City on 1300 MY FREO (1300 693 736) or email

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