Bellingen Shire Council Waste Facility Fees and Charges

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On 23 October Council resolved to place the following proposed fee changes on public exhibition for a period of 28 days and that written submissions be invited for consideration by Council.

The weighbridge installation and associated works project at the Raleigh Waste Management Centre is now in its final stages of completion and as such the fees need to be updated to a level in line with that of other neighbouring Councils.

The proposed fee structure and current structure is set out in the table below.

Waste Type
BSC current fee 2019-20
Inclusive of EPA Levy where applicable

Proposed new fee 2019-20
Inclusive of EPA Levy where applicable
Domestic mixed waste

$180.70 per cubic metre /tonne
$240 per tonne or part thereof
Commercial mixed waste including construction and demolition waste

$180.70 per cubic metre/ per tonne
Not specified as commercial or domestic
$280 per tonne or part thereof
Asbestos – By prior arrangement only

$414 per cubic metre/ per tonne
$430 per tonne or part thereof
Contaminated soil – By prior arrangement only
$180.70 per cubic metre/ per tonne – not specified as contaminated waste

$390 per tonne or part thereof
Domestic recyclable materials over 0.5 per tonne per day BSC residents

$42 per cubic metre/ per tonne
$42 per tonne or part thereof over 0.5 tonnes (1 entry per day)
Commercial and non-resident recyclable materials
$42 per cubic metre/ per tonne
$52 per tonne or part thereof – No compactors or trucks over 3 tonne accepted

Domestic Green Waste over 0.5 per tonne per day BSC residents

$42 per cubic meter / per tonne (over 0.5 tonnes)
$120 per tonne or part thereof over 0.5 tonnes (1 entry per day)
Oversized Green Waste – trees, stumps, logs

$13 per cubic metre
$120 per tonne or part thereof
Commercial or non-resident Green waste

$42 per cubic meter/ per tonne
$140 per tonne or part thereof

Please note the fees for waste accepted at the Dorrigo Waste Management Centre and Bellingen Waste Transfer Station will be converted to cubic metres using the per tonne pricing structure above.

All other fees and charges not mentioned in the above table will remain unchanged as per those set in the Bellingen Shire Council Schedule of Fees and Charges 2019-2020.

Submissions

Submissions must be made by 4.00pm on 25 November 2019.
Mail: The General Manager, Bellingen Shire Council, PO Box 117, Bellingen NSW 2454

Email: council@bellingen.nsw.gov.au(External link).

Online Submission: Via guestbook


On 23 October Council resolved to place the following proposed fee changes on public exhibition for a period of 28 days and that written submissions be invited for consideration by Council.

The weighbridge installation and associated works project at the Raleigh Waste Management Centre is now in its final stages of completion and as such the fees need to be updated to a level in line with that of other neighbouring Councils.

The proposed fee structure and current structure is set out in the table below.

Waste Type
BSC current fee 2019-20
Inclusive of EPA Levy where applicable

Proposed new fee 2019-20
Inclusive of EPA Levy where applicable
Domestic mixed waste

$180.70 per cubic metre /tonne
$240 per tonne or part thereof
Commercial mixed waste including construction and demolition waste

$180.70 per cubic metre/ per tonne
Not specified as commercial or domestic
$280 per tonne or part thereof
Asbestos – By prior arrangement only

$414 per cubic metre/ per tonne
$430 per tonne or part thereof
Contaminated soil – By prior arrangement only
$180.70 per cubic metre/ per tonne – not specified as contaminated waste

$390 per tonne or part thereof
Domestic recyclable materials over 0.5 per tonne per day BSC residents

$42 per cubic metre/ per tonne
$42 per tonne or part thereof over 0.5 tonnes (1 entry per day)
Commercial and non-resident recyclable materials
$42 per cubic metre/ per tonne
$52 per tonne or part thereof – No compactors or trucks over 3 tonne accepted

Domestic Green Waste over 0.5 per tonne per day BSC residents

$42 per cubic meter / per tonne (over 0.5 tonnes)
$120 per tonne or part thereof over 0.5 tonnes (1 entry per day)
Oversized Green Waste – trees, stumps, logs

$13 per cubic metre
$120 per tonne or part thereof
Commercial or non-resident Green waste

$42 per cubic meter/ per tonne
$140 per tonne or part thereof

Please note the fees for waste accepted at the Dorrigo Waste Management Centre and Bellingen Waste Transfer Station will be converted to cubic metres using the per tonne pricing structure above.

All other fees and charges not mentioned in the above table will remain unchanged as per those set in the Bellingen Shire Council Schedule of Fees and Charges 2019-2020.

Submissions

Submissions must be made by 4.00pm on 25 November 2019.
Mail: The General Manager, Bellingen Shire Council, PO Box 117, Bellingen NSW 2454

Email: council@bellingen.nsw.gov.au(External link).

Online Submission: Via guestbook