Request a green organics pass

Each residential property is entitled to one green organics pass per financial year.

This service is not available for businesses, community groups or sporting clubs.

Request a green organics pass online 2021-22 

Or call our Customer Relations team on 8384 0666

Pass requests are processed the following business day and mailed out to you.

Your green organics pass contains 15 tokens. Each token allows you to dispose of one cubic metre of green organics (equivalent to a standard 6x4 trailer).

Alternatively, additional green organics bins are also available for an annual fee.


There are 2 drop-off locations:

  • All Bulk Waste
    12 Christie Road, Lonsdale 
    Drop-off is available at this site once, within the first 7 days of each month (excl. public holidays) between 9am and 2pm.

  • Southern Operations Centre
    Lacey Drive, Aldinga

    Drop-off is available on the last Sunday of each month (with three additional dates in spring months) between 9.30am-2.30pm.
    Dates may change due to public holidays.
    Service dates and details are outlined on the green organics pass. 

There are no alternative drop-off times available and you must have your pass with you to be able to access the service.

Passes must be used by the registered pass holder and cannot be used by a third party.

What is accepted

  • grass clippings
  • leaves
  • plant and tree prunings
  • tree branches (no thicker than 15cm).


What is not accepted

Green organics are recycled into mulch and compost products and guidelines apply to the type of material accepted to ensure the green organics is of high quality for recycling. Any materials other than green vegetation will not be accepted as part of this service.

  • dirt and soil
  • treated or painted timber
  • building materials
  • food scraps
  • paper and cardboard
  • plastic.

Loads contaminated with these items will be refused.