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This is the digital form for requesting a change in the capacity of your garbage bin.

You can find out more about making this request on the Bin repairs and replacement page. This page also describes what concessions you might be eligible for and other changes you can request for your other bins.

If you do not have an email address, you can download a form on the Bin repairs and replacement page and take the completed form to a Customer service centre

Request for change to garbage capacity

I am the owner of the above property*

Is a compost bin in use at the above address?*

Is a food and garden organics bin in use at the above address?*


21/22 charge

Bin description

80 litres

$ 247.03

1 x 80 litre

120 litres

$ 555.82

1 x 120 litre

160 litres

$ 802.85

2 x 80 litres

200 litres

$ 988.13

1 x 120 litre & 1 x 80 litre

240 litres

$ 1173.40

2 x 120 litres

240 litres

$ 1173.40

1 x 240 litre

The waste charge is itemised on your annual rates notice

  • Adjustments made to the waste charge will be pro rata from the time of changing the bin size.
  • The property is permitted one bin size changeover per calendar year. Any other bin size changeover in that calendar year will incur a one off changeover fee, per bin, of $67.45. This fee/s may be added to the final rates instalment in the 21/22 financial year.
  • The bin(s) remain(s) the property of Moreland City Council, and that the bin(s) must be removed when no longer required.

By checking this box you accept that if your application is approved for increased bin capacity, then your waste service charge will increase to the amount indicated above.*

By checking this box you accept that any bin changeover in excess of one per year will incur a fee of $67.45*

Privacy information

Moreland City Council is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic) and the Health Records Act 2001 (Vic). 

The personal information requested on this form is being collected by Moreland City Council for ‘Request for change to garbage capacity’ or any other directly related purpose.

The personal information will not be disclosed to any other external party without your consent, unless required or authorised by law. Find out more on our Privacy page

Privacy agreement*

By checking this box you confirm that the details you have provided in this form are true and accurate.*

What happens next?

Requests to change the size of your bin are processed weekly.

Continue to use your waste bin and it will be scheduled the next business day after your weekly collection (scheduled 5am – 4pm).

If you have supplied a mobile number a text message will be sent the day before the change is scheduled.