Waste and Recycling Services

Waste and Recycling

The City of Port Adelaide Enfield aims to provide efficient and effective waste management services for our community.

Recycling reuses valuable resources and composting garden and food waste enables reuse of nutrients. In this section you can find information on waste and recycling.

Missed Bin

Please call the waste line free call 1800 777 844 within 24 hours to request return collection of a missed bin. If calling after 5pm, please leave a message that provides the bin type, address, name and phone number and leave the bin kerbside for collection.

Join Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July-Take the pledge to reduce single-use plastics this July. 9 million tons of plastic waste ends up in the ocean annually. Please play your part by refusing to use single use plastic.

Reduce your impact by substituting the following items:

Single use plastic products Alternatives
Single use shopping bags Reusable shopping bags
Disposable nappies Reusable cloth nappies
Plastic straws Metal/glass straws
Cling wrap Container/ beeswax lunch wrap
Coffee cups Reusable coffee cups
Bottled water Reusable drink bottle
Single use cutlery Reusable cutlery

Come to Port Adelaide Library to view our display on marine litter and explore alternatives to single use plastics during this period.

Please visit for more information on Plastic Free July and for practical tips on living plastic free.

For further information on this topic, or if you have any questions, please call our helpful Customer Services team on 8405 6600 or email us at
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