For the latest information regarding the current COVID-19 lockdown and Council services.
COVID-19 Information for the community
Find out when your household rubbish (red lid), green waste (green lid) or recycling bins (yellow lid) will be collected.
Information about rubbish, recycling and organic waste
Find our about alternative waste disposal options in the Colac Otway Shire including an interactive Zero Waste map, Detox your Home program, household chemical collection, recycling programs.
Where to find your local transfer stations.
How to report dumped rubbish.
PO Box 283, Colac 3250
Colac Service Centre2-6 Rae Street, ColacOpen: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5pm
Apollo Bay Service Centre100 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay
Open: 7-days a week, 9am - 5pm
Phone: 03 5232 9400
For callers who have a hearing, speech or communication impairment, and for text telephone or modem callers, use our National Relay Service on 133677
Colac Otway Shire Council proudly acknowledges the Gulidjan and Gadubanud peoples, past, present and emerging, as the traditional custodians of the Colac Otway region.