MACEDON Ranges Shire Council has been advised by contractors, Wheelie Waste, that it has suspended its collection of waste, recycling and garden waste services for the shire.

The statement said council staff are working with Wheelie Waste and the government to work out arrangements going forward.

“Residents should continue to use and put out their bins,” the statement said.

“We are working to ensure services resume as soon as possible and we will provide another update later today.”