If you're planning on getting rid of some old electronic equipment or used furniture, expect to pay much higher prices this year. According to ServiceSeeking.com.au's pricing reports for FY15, the cost of a standard household waste removal job in Vic surged by 88% in the span of one year.
The average rate of household rubbish removal services in Vic is now at $79/hr from just $42/hr in the year prior. This staggering price increase means that Vic rubbish removalists now charge the highest average prices for a standard household waste removal job. The budget rate also rose 13% to its current price of $45/hr. Meanwhile, premium rates jumped 23% to $80/hr.
Except in Qld and WA, the average rate for rubbish removal rose in almost all Australian states and territories. However, Vic still saw the biggest percentage increase. The lowest rates, on the other hand, are charged by rubbish collectors in SA.
If you're planning to dispose of a lot of rubbish, it's highly advisable to get quotes from plenty of businesses. You can post your job on the site to get as many as 12 quotes.