Waste management local approvals draft policy

We invite your feedback on the updated waste management local approvals policy that provides residents and businesses with clear information about the City's waste services.

The policy covers who is responsible for the management of waste and clarifies which activities do not require the City's approval.

The policy details waste collections times and zones. This includes:

  • new night-time commercial waste collection zone in the city centre
  • new waste collection times along the light rail corridor
  • protocols for grease trap waste collection and skip bins.

It also includes rules for the disposal of hazardous materials and the implications for failing to comply with the policy.

The policy is in line with laws relevant to waste management in public places.

This policy updates and will replace the waste policy local approvals policy for managing waste in public places 2014.

You can download the waste management local approvals draft policy or view a printed copy at one of our Neighbourhood Service Centres.

Provide your feedback

All submissions should reference 'waste management local approvals policy'.

You can email your submission to creyes@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au.

Or you can mail your submission to:

Chief Executive Officer
Attention: Carmel Reyes, Zero Waste Coordinator
City of Sydney
GPO Box 1591
Sydney NSW 2001

The waste management local approvals draft policy is on public exhibition until 14 August 2017.

We invite your feedback on the updated waste management local approvals policy that provides residents and businesses with clear information about the City's waste services.

The policy covers who is responsible for the management of waste and clarifies which activities do not require the City's approval.

The policy details waste collections times and zones. This includes:

  • new night-time commercial waste collection zone in the city centre
  • new waste collection times along the light rail corridor
  • protocols for grease trap waste collection and skip bins.

It also includes rules for the disposal of hazardous materials and the implications for failing to comply with the policy.

The policy is in line with laws relevant to waste management in public places.

This policy updates and will replace the waste policy local approvals policy for managing waste in public places 2014.

You can download the waste management local approvals draft policy or view a printed copy at one of our Neighbourhood Service Centres.

Provide your feedback

All submissions should reference 'waste management local approvals policy'.

You can email your submission to creyes@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au.

Or you can mail your submission to:

Chief Executive Officer
Attention: Carmel Reyes, Zero Waste Coordinator
City of Sydney
GPO Box 1591
Sydney NSW 2001

The waste management local approvals draft policy is on public exhibition until 14 August 2017.