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This is the digital form for requesting a change to food and garden organics capacity.

You can find out more about making this request on the Bin repairs and replacement page. This page also describes 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 changed food and garden organics capacity

Note: Units with 4 or more and common land will not receive an upsize/downsize to any existing individual bins that were connected pre 1st July 2019. Only shared food and garden organics bins will be issued to these sites.

I am the owner of the above property or an authorised authority to act on the owner's behalf.*

Please select your food and garden organics capacity*

By checking this box I agree that I will comply with the items that can be placed in a Moreland food and garden organics bin*

Is a compost bin used at the address in question?*

The waste charge is itemised on your annual rates notice

  • It includes the cost of the rubbish, recycling and food and garden organics service.
  • 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 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 changed food and garden organics 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.