Information on buying official Council rubbish bags.
You can buy official yellow Council rubbish bags at:
- supermarkets and some dairies
- Johnsonville, Tawa, Kilbirnie and Newtown libraries.
The recommended retail price is $12.50 for five bags or $2.50 per bag (GST included).
The 70L yellow bag has a weight limit of 15kg.
The rubbish collection is funded through the cost of the official Council rubbish bags. We only collect rubbish that's in the official bags.