New Customer Bin Delays

Due to the overwhelming demand for our Free Return and Earn Wheelie Bins (affectionately known as Blue Bins) there are considerable delays in being able to provide these bins. At the time of writing (22 Jan 2019) we have a backlog of over 1700 applications. The cost of the bins limits our ability to source more than 350 bins per month. As it stands any new customer applications may not receive a new bin for up to 6 months from date of application. We do apologise for the inconvenience however we still offer a Free Collection Service by way of our One Off Collection Service. Simply fill out the new customer application then head over to the booking area and fill out your booking request for a one off collection.


Rockdale Return and Earn Collection Service

Account Setup

An account is NOT needed if you are making deliveries to our site in person.

An account is necessary if you want to engage in any of our Return and Earn Collection Services such as

  • Regular Blue Bin Services
  • Regular and Non-Regular Bag Services
  • One Off Collections

Please note for all of the collections services we pay the refund via Bank Transfer.

Once you have submitted the account setup form one of our staff will load you in to our system and if needed will get in touch to discuss your requirements further.

Blue Bin Signup and Collection

Our Blue Bin service is completely Free

Locked Bins Now Available

We now have locked bins available. These bins have Green lids and have a small chain and a padlock. The padlocks are all keyed alike. What this means is we can do the bin exchange with ease. Once you book your green bin in for collection, simply have your bin locked and ready. Our driver will attend your property and swap with a clean empty locked bin. You key will open the new bin.

Locked Bin Charges-

There are a number of charges associated with having our locked bins. The charges are as follows-

  • Bin Rental is $1 per week. This will come out of any future collections. For example, if it takes 4 weeks from bin delivery to your first collection, you will receive your refund for your containers minus $4. This will be an itemised line on your refund receipt
  • Lost Key Replacement $10
  • Lost Padlock $20

All charges are inclusive of GST and will be taken from any amount we owe you for any containers collected.


Already Have a Bin?

If you already have one of our Return and Earn Collection Service Bins, book your collection via the button below.

Make a Booking Here
Full Name
If you do not provide it now, one of our staff will make contact AFTER your first collection takes place.
You acknowledge and agree the bins or bags provided to you by St George Recyclers remain at all times the property of St George Recyclers and that you will not hinder the repatriation of bins or bags if requested by St George Recyclers.
You agree that any bins or bags supplied by St George Recyclers will be used only for the purpose of storing eligible drink containers under the NSW Governments Return and Earn initiative for collection only by St George Recyclers
You agree that if a wheelie bin issued to your property by St George Recyclers becomes lost, stolen or damaged beyond repair, that you will reimburse St George Recyclers the full cost of such bin including any information labels attached to the bin. The replacement cost is $59 including GST
Want to fast track delivery of your Blue Bin?

The current wait times for our FREE bins are 6 months.
An option we now have available is for the customer to pay a refundable deposit of $59.00 incl GST

What this deposit does is immediately secures you a bin and also moves you up the list to the next available delivery date (Usually within 7-10 days).
If you decide that our bin service is not for you let us know and we will cancel the service, collect our bin and refund your $59 deposit plus the value of any containers in the bin at the time of collecting the bin.
If the bin becomes lost, stolen, damaged beyond repair or destroyed the replacement cost is recovered from your deposit paid.

The rest of the service operates as normal ie - there is no preferential or premium service offered for collections because you paid a deposit for your bin. The deposit paid is only to secure a bin earlier than the current wait time of up to 6 months for the FREE option

Paying the $59 refundable deposit is not a requirement for our free bin service however it will get you your bin faster.
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