About Us

Welcome to Bendigo’s largest cleaning business…an award-winning, ethical provider of quality cleaning services & products to all areas North Central Victoria. The Bendigo Cleaning Company was established in 2003 by Martin & Catherine Leach, who are well supported by a team of more than 90 experienced cleaners, technicians, leading hands, supervisors, mangers, and administrators. It is this size that enables the company to provide a continuous, uninterrupted, and quality service at all times.


The Bendigo Cleaning Company is an industry leader in sustainability, work place safety, innovation, and business practices.  The Company continually seeks to improve the standing of cleaners in the community and to show leadership in ethical employment practices – paying correct award rates and entitlements. Their work in these areas has been recognised in the winning of multiple awards for both business excellence and industry excellence, and The Bendigo Cleaning Company was one of the first regional cleaning companies in Australia to be awarded School Cleaning Panel Status.

WINNER 2018 BBEA Excellence in a Service Industry

WINNER 2017 BSCAA Cleaning Manger of the Year

WINNER 2017 BSCAA Site Manager of the Year

WINNER 2017 BSCAA Agar Young Manager of the Year

WINNER 2017 BSCAA Special Recognition For Services To The Cleaning Industry

WINNER 2016 BBE Excellence in Workplace Health & Wellbeing

WINNER 2015 BSCAA Retail Cleaner of the Year 

WINNER 2013 BSCAA Company Excellence

WINNER 2010 BBE Excellence in Trades & Services


The Bendigo Cleaning Company has systems and processes in place to ensure a smooth service at all times.  Staff wear uniforms for easy identification and have Police Checks and Working With Children Cards.  All equipment is checked by licensed technicians, and chemicals are Australian Made and compliant.

For your peace of mind the company is fully insured as follows:


Adroit Insurance Brokers Ph: (03) 5442 1900

Policy #:  ME1612693 & ASR/EXC/NOV1633


Gallagher Bassett Ph: (03) 9246 2444

Policy (Employer) Number: 11142300

Unlike many other cleaning businesses, The Bendigo Cleaning Company is certified as fully compliant with regulations:

  • Department Education & Training School Panel Status – Registration #168
  • Registered with Portable Long Service Authority – License # C322066
  • Registered provider of Labour Hire Services – Licence #VICLHL02311
  • Australian Tax Office certified TBCC payroll as fully compliant.
  • Worksafe certified TBCC as fully compliant.
  • Registered business with ABN: 83 105 277 058 

…and to keep up to date with changing technology and regulations, The Bendigo Cleaning Company is a member of:


Mayor Rod Fyffe OAM with Martin Leach of The Bendigo Cleaning Company raising funds for Bendigo Foodshare.

The Bendigo Cleaning Company has a vision for a strong and sustainable region.  They continually support and build their community by:

  • buying from other local businesses and suppliers
  • employing and training local staff
  • investing in green technology and processes
  • supporting local clubs, charities, and events


Bendigo Foodshare  *  Australian Red Cross Blood Bank  *  Bendigo Obedience Dog Club  *  Bendigo Jockey Club  *  School fairs & fetes  *  Salvation Army  *  Imagination Library  *  Golden City Soccer Club    *  Bendigo Health Foundation  *  Lifeline Central Victoria  * St Vincent De Paul’s CEO Sleepout  *  Ulumbarra Foundation  *  Righteous Pups   

“Dear Martin and Catherine, On behalf of my fellow Trustees, it is a pleasure and a privilege for me to acknowledge your contribution…many thanks for your generous support.” Gordon McKern OAM, Chairman Ulumbarra Foundation