Approval to Place a Skip Bin in a Public Place - New South Wales


You will require this approval if you intend to place a skip bin in a public place.

A skip bin is a bulk rubbish container or other structure designed or used for holding a substantial quantity of rubbish and which is unlikely to be lifted without mechanical assistance. This does not include any container used in connection with the Council's regular domestic rubbish collections.

When considering an application to place skip bin in a public place, the Council will take into consideration the location, size and visibility of the skip bin.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility Requirements

The minimum public liability insurance indemnity for this approval is $10 million. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the approval.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Other, Co-operative, Incorporated Association $300.00

Plus $300 per week for bins under 2 cubic metres.

Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $400.00

Plus $400 per week for bins over 2 cubic metres.

Administering agency

City of Canada Bay Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries Officer

Operating address: 1A Marlborough Street
NSW 1470
Mailing address: Locked Bag 1470
NSW 1470
Phone: 02 9911 6555
Fax: 02 9911 6550
Website: City of Canada Bay Council (Opens in new window)