Waste facilities

Waste disposal vouchers

Waste Vouchers are only released and issued once per year in July 

Residential properties within the Bundaberg Regional Council area are entitled to two (2) Waste Disposal Vouchers which are issued annually and included as part of your rates notice issued in July. 

  • Waste Voucher have a QR code which is registered against the individual residential property address.
  • Waste Vouchers are supplied to the owner/s of the property at the time of annual release.  
  • Landlords and property managers are encouraged to pass vouchers on to their tenants.
  • Commerical properties / businesses are not eligilable to receive waste disposal vouchers. 

Waste disposal vouchers 2023/2024

PRINT / MAILOUT Majority of residents will receive their rates notice and waste disposal vouchers together via direct mailout.

Residents who received their rates electronically (BPay or ERates) will get their waste disposal vouchers supplied electronically (E-Voucher) attached with the rates notice.

*If residents plan to print vouchers off for use please ensure the QR barcode number is included. 

HOUSING Government Housing, Retirement & Lifestyle Village residents receive waste disposal vouchers via a separate mailout to the property address.   

Residential property

Residental properties which have a lawfully approved liveable dwelling are issued waste vouchers.

Please refer below for more details: 

Change of Ownership / New Build

If you have recently purchased a property or newly built a house (with final stage inspection) - please contact Council on 1300 883 699 regarding waste voucher - request will be reviewed for approval (pending voucher status) 


Vacant Land / Outbuilding (Shed)

Vouchers are not allocated to vacant land / outbuildings (eg sheds) - properties that do not have an approved domestic liveable dwelling.

Properties must have a house (approved 1a dwelling) on the property to be issued waste vouchers. 


Lost/ Misplaced/ Not Received

If a voucher is lost, misplaced or not received please contact Council to advise on 1300 883 699 - voucher will be able to be reissued. 



Waste vouchers provide residents with the option of making two (2) free visits to a waste disposal facility at a time of their choosing. The vouchers are valid for the disposal of self –hauled domestic mixed waste or domestic green waste at any of our waste facilities (up to 500kg).

Loads may be inspected on arrival as part of the disposal process.

One voucher is equal to a sedan, station wagon, van, utility or trailer load.

Waste Types NOT included: 

  • tyres
  • mattresses
  • asbestos
  • regulated / commerical waste
  • dead animals
  • solar panels

N.B Vouchers are for domestic residential use only and not to be used as tender / payment for commercial businesses.

Contact Waste & Recycling Services

Address: 46 University Drive,
Bundaberg, QLD, 4670

Telephone: 1300 883 699

Waste Vouchers - FAQs

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