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Putting glass jars, cardboard boxes and aluminium cans in the yellow-lid recycling bin could make residents $50 richer thanks to Council’s
Recycling Bin Tag Reward Program.
The Recycling Bin Tag Reward Program has been rolled out across the
Roselands and Canterbury wards to encourage better recycling and to reward those residents doing the right thing when it comes to their recycling bin.
Council works hard to reduce the amount of waste that ends up in landfill and this Program is designed to acknowledge residents that help us by recycling right.
We have dedicated Resource Recovery staff who conduct visual inspections on randomly selected recycling bin contents on a daily basis.
If the household has placed the correct items in their yellow-lid recycling bin, they will receive a smiley-faced green bin tag and will be eligible to go into a draw to
win a $50 shopping voucher.
If the bin is found to contain non-recyclable items such as plastic bags or food scraps, the household will receive an orange or red bin tag and be directed to remove the items.
The following items can be recycled: