Rubbish and recycling
Changes in response to COVID-19
|Service / Facility||Status and details|
|Kerbside rubbish collection||Normal collection days apply|
Use prepaid yellow bags or bags with council sticker only
|Kerbside recycling collection||Normal collection days apply|
Find out more about kerbside recycling.
|Broadlands Road landfill|
and all district transfer stations
|Facilities open as normal at level 2 - with some exceptions|
> Recycling now accepted
> Eftpos only – no cash accepted
> Omori – recycling and prepaid bags only
Check the opening hours and locations of facilities
|Home composting workshops||Cancelled until further notice|
Kerbside refuse and recycling collection
Weekly rubbish and recycling kerbside collection services are provided for households and businesses in urban areas across the Taupo District.
Landfill and transfer stations
Find out more about the locations, opening hours and charges at our landfill and district transfer stations.
Recycle green and food waste with the help of a new subsidy toward composting equipment.
Help us keep the Taupō District beautiful by putting rubbish where it belongs.
Help us look after the place we love by recycling!
Farmers and growers can dispose of unused or unwanted agrichemicals and containers safely.
Join Kate Meads on a journey through our key waste streams, learn about where all of our waste goes and what we can do to make a difference!
Learn about our plan for waste minimisation and find out about our Waste Minimisation Fund that's available to help individuals and organisations reduce waste.