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Book a Council Clean Up


Cumberland Council’s Clean Up service provides residents with an opportunity to place unwanted household items on the kerbside for collection by the council. 

Changes in Clean Up services - bookings now available

From 5 February 2018, residents from former Holroyd will have 4 pre-booked collections per year. This service replaces the scheduled Council Clean Up service. 

All residents (from former Auburn, Holroyd and Parramatta - Woodville Ward) can pre-book up to 4 kerbside clean up collections per year.

How to book a FREE Council Clean Up

Book online or call us on 8757 9000. Booking is essential. Please book 2 weeks in advance.

How to present your waste

Materials should be placed neatly on the kerbside in front of your property, no earlier than the night before your allocated collection day.

waste presented max 2 metres wide, 1 metre high and 1 metre in depth

What do we collect?

There are restrictions on what will be collected. The following items will NOT be accepted:

  • Builder’s waste and large glass/mirror sheets,
  • NO ASBESTOS IN ANY FORM – find out how to dispose of asbestos
  • Motor vehicles, engine parts, car batteries and tyres
  • Fencing material and garden waste bundled incorrectly
  • Hazardous materials
  • Oils, paint, gas bottles – for a free pick-up of these items visit
  • Any item too heavy to lift

Is your item too good to throw away?

Love me don't dump me

 Are you getting rid of your unwanted furniture? Is it in good condition? Could someone else reuse it? If you answered yes, call The Bower on 9568 6280 to extend the lifespan of your pre-loved items.

The Bower’s Collection & Rehoming Service is an environmental charity. It offers a free collection service of unwanted household items to Cumberland residents. You may also donate items directly at The Bower’s Parramatta shopfront.

For more information on what is accepted and to arrange a collection, please visit