Pyrenees Shire Council remains committed in the delivery of customer focused, equitable and responsive waste management services to residents of the municipality, that is cost effective, and to the highest standards practicable in accordance with "best value" principles.
Council manages all kerbside rubbish, recycling and green waste within the Shire. Use the links below to find out what you can and can't put in your bins, as well as what day your bin is collected. (Note: Green waste collection is only available in Avoca and Beaufort townships) .
Information about kerbside collection and transfer station fees.
Information about what goes into your green waste bin.
When do I put my bin out? And other useful information about rubbish and recycling in the Pyrenees.
Opening times for Transfer Stations in the Pyrenees.
Find out how to dispose of unwanted chemicals.
Garbage and recycling kerbside collection is currently available in the areas as shown on the map below. Green waste collection is also available every four weeks in Beaufort and Avoca.
Find out what you can and can't put in your recycling bin.
E-waste refers to any item with a plug, battery or cord that is no longer working or wanted. It covers a whole range of items from work, home and even the garden shed.
Our Council is located at:
5 Lawrence Street
BEAUFORT VIC 3373
Phone: 1300 PYRENEES (1300 797 363)
Fax: (03) 5349 2068
We acknowledge the people past and present of the Wadawurrung, Dja Dja Wurrung, and Djab Wurrung tribes, whose land forms the Pyrenees Shire. We pay our respect to the customs, traditions and stewardship of the land by the elders and people of these tribes.