Free Annual Collection of Hard Waste

2022 Free Hard Waste Collection

Frankston City Council provides residents with one municipal wide free hard waste collection within each financial (ratings) year where a property has an eligible paid service.

The annual hard waste collection for 2021/2022 will begin on Monday 2nd May, 2022 – Items must be presented by 6am on the Monday morning of your collection week. If items are presented after this time, collection vehicles will not return.

Find Your Annual Hard Waste Collection Week

To know when your collection week will commence, type your address below and select your address from the results.

Please note: Council waste services provided where a property has an eligible service.

Alternatively, you can visit MyAddress to search for your property details: 

Each eligible household will also receive notification within their individual letter boxes 2 weeks prior to collection for their area as per previous years.

Please see the FAQs page for more information about the free annual collection of hard waste or download the Hard Waste Collection Brochure below.

Download the Hard Waste Collection Brochure here(PDF, 11MB).


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.