Fire danger ratings and total fire bans are declared by the Country Fire Authority (CFA).
Find out more about fire danger ratings and total fire bans
Details and answers to common questions about the recycling issue.
We are changing the way our community manages waste and want to hear your thoughts.
Sign up to receive email updates about recycling, future kerbside collection changes, and other waste related news.
Which bin goes out when, what goes into your organics, recycling and landfill bins, and answers to other questions about the bins at your house.
This year, Council will roll out a shire-wide food organics and garden organics (FOGO) service and a 4th bin for glass.
Transfer station info, what you can take to the tip, holiday home owners, waste drop offs, hard waste and green waste disposal, and where to take business and commercial waste.
e-waste is accepted for free at transfer stations in Anglesea, Lorne and Winchelsea, but cannot be put in landfill.
What’s accepted for recycling at transfer stations and in other programs, and details of the Anglesea Resale Centre.
Enter your address or download the calendar for your area to see when to put your bins out.
Report littering from vehicles or dumped rubbish to EPA VICTORIA, on the EPA Report Littering Hotline: 1300 372 842, or download the EPA's Report Litter App for Apple or Android.
Surf Coast Shire Council
1 Merrijig Drive (PO Box 350)
Torquay Victoria Australia 3228
03 5261 0600