Free Annual Collection of Hard Waste

Frankston City Council currently provides one free annual hard waste collection of 2 cubic metres to help you dispose of large household items.

2021 Free Hard Waste Collection

Please note: The annual free hard waste collection took place in April/May of 2021. Should you require a further collection throughout the year, you can book a paid hard waste collection.  

When do I need to place my items on my nature strip?

Your hard waste items must be placed out on your nature strip for collection no earlier than two days before your scheduled collection.

What if I require a further collection throughout the year?

Residents can have hard waste collected at other times of the year for a fee

Book a paid hard waste collection

Other disposal options

If your unwanted household items are reusable and in good condition, please consider donating to local charities.

Residents can also take hard waste, green waste and recyclables to the Frankston Regional Recycling and Recovery Centre (FRRRC) year-round, with many items accepted for free.

For other disposal options, see our A - Z Waste and Recycling Directory.