To request a new bin or bid lid, please call our Customer Service Team on 03 5391 4444. You will need to be able to tell us the size of the bin (120L or 240L) and whether it is a General (red) or Recycling (yellow) bin. For more information, visit our Waste and Recycling page.
Hindmarsh Shire takes animal attacks very seriously and it is important that you report the incident to Council as soon as possible. While we prefer to ensure that dog owners are educated and aware of their responsibilities, we do take enforcement action where required. If you would prefer to organise an in person or over-the-phone meeting with a Local Laws Officer - please call 03 5391 4444. Otherwise, you can proceed with the report by answering the following questions.
If your animal has escaped your property or if you find an animal at large - our Local Laws team can help.
To speak with a Local Laws Officer regarding your missing animal, please call 03 5391 4444. If it is an urgent or out-of-hours request, you can also call 0428 500 244. If you would prefer to submit an online request form - please answer the following questions.
If you have found a dog, cat or livestock in a public place, our Local Laws team can help. The best way to report an animal at large is to call a Local Laws Officer on 03 5391 4444 or 0428 500 244. If you are unable to do so, you can submit a report below.
Remember that your safety comes first. Do not approach an animal unless you are confident that it is safe to do so - even calm animals may react aggressively to strangers.
You can report an issue with a Council road, street, drain, footpath, nature strip, bridge, tree - or something similar.
If you're reporting an issue about a road and are unsure if it's a VicRoads or Council road, you can check our website here.
Let our Environmental Health Officer know about foodborne illness and unsafe food, dust, noise, smoke and odour issues, mosquitoes and other environmental health concerns.
Report an issue relating to a Council building or building hazard on private property that Council needs to investigate.