Landfill and transfer stations
Rubbish and recycling changes in response to COVID-19 Alert Level 4
|The Broadlands Road landfill and district transfer stations are open – but only for dropping off rubbish bags and only if it’s essential.|
|Kerbside collections of rubbish bags are continuing around
the district as usual so please take advantage of this and stay home! Recycling collection services are suspended until further notice.
Green waste, recycling or any other materials will not be accepted at any of our facilities until further notice. All bags will need a council sticker or be in a prepaid yellow bag.
One landfill and resource recovery centre in Taupo and five transfer stations located around the district cater for the safe disposal of general rubbish, green waste and recycled items.
Opening hours vary across the different locations, while all facilities are closed on Christmas Day, Good Friday and up to 1pm on Anzac Day.
Please be aware hazardous waste that can endanger human health, such as asbestos, medical waste and radioactive substances are not accepted at the Broadlands Road landfill or any of our transfer stations. If you have waste that may be considered dangerous or hazardous or you are not sure about, please contact us prior to visiting one of our sites to see if it will be accepted.