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Apply for a rebate for your compost bin

Get the most out of composting

Composting is great for the environment and your garden as it produces a nutrient rich soil product.

Composting your food waste means you send less waste to landfill. The compost process also produces a nutrient rich soil product that is great for your garden.

To get the most out of your composting, Bokashi bucket or Worm Farm, visit our events page to find upcoming workshops.

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Apply for a rebate

To help cut down on rubbish going to landfill, we offer a rebate program to Casey residents.

New claim information

Due to an unprecedented demand this year from residents embracing composting, this program is fully subscribed and we are unable to process any new rebate applications from 14 January 2019.

The program will re-open from mid July 2019. We apologise for the inconvenience.

Eligibility

To claim a rebate you must:

  • provide a copy of your receipt
  • provide proof that you live in Casey (a recent utility bill, concession card, rates notice or similar)

Terms and conditions apply.

How much you can claim

As long as you have your receipt, you can claim:

  • $30 for a compost bin
  • $40 for a Bokashi bucket
  • $50 for a Worm Farm

You can claim a maximum of 1 rebate per property each year.

If you paid less than the maximum rebate amount, we will only pay you the amount shown on your receipt.

How to claim

Due to an unprecedented demand this year from residents embracing composting, this program is fully subscribed and we are unable to process any new rebate applications from 14 January 2019.

The program will re-open from mid July 2019. We apologise for the inconvenience.

What happens next

  • We will pay the rebate amount into your bank account within 30 days.