Orange City Council wants to protect our environment for future generations. We do this by :
providing recycling services,
reducing the amount of waste that goes to landfill and
promoting natural resource management within our city.
Free bus-tours to Waste Facilities
Orange and Molong residents will have their first look inside new state-of-the-art waste management facilities at Ophir Rd and Euchareena Rd when free bus tours are held Sunday 8 December.
Numbers are limited. So book early.
Find out more about the day here
New Food & Garden Waste Bins
Orange residents are taking their next steps in their journey with recycling since the new 'Food & Garden Waste' recycling service began 1 July, 2013.
Here you can find out more about:
If your bin is damaged, you can order a new replacement bin, here.
What day is my yellow-bin collected?
You can see the maps on which areas of Orange have their yellow-lidded recycling bins collections on which days, here.
You can learn more about how to do recycling better in a series of facts sheets here.
Contact a local waste management facility
You can read details of where to contact a local waste management facility here.
The Orange Waste Project
The Orange Waste Project includses the construction of new facilities at the Ophir Road Road and the building of a new $7.7 million facility at Euchareena Road, near Molong.
You can find the official documents which relate to the Orange Waste Project here.
NetWaste is a collaborative waste and resource management project sponsored by the NSW Department of Environment and Climate Change and the Central West (CENTROC) and Orana Regional Organisation of Councils (OROC), located in the central and western regions of New South Wales.
The region comprises 28 councils, covering a total area of 412,308 square kilometres and supports a population of more than 380,000 people. Orange City Council is a member Council of NetWaste.
To find out more information on NetWaste visit www.netwaste.org.au
NetWaste in conjunction with the participating Councils, have developed subregional plans. These plans enable each of the participating Councils to adjust their ongoing management of waste services and make better use of the collaborative interaction opportunities with other participating Councils.
NetWaste Central Subregional Waste Management Plan (1.49MB)