In a growing district like Waimakariri, it is important that waste is
managed so that we can reduce the amount of rubbish that is sent to
The Council provides a number of waste services for the District's residents, businesses, schools and visitors:
weekly kerbside refuse bag and fortnightly recycling wheelie bin collection service is provided to approximately 75% of the District’s
Waste disposal, diversion and recycling services
are available at our transfer stations - Southbrook operates seven days
a week, and Oxford is open two days each week.
Operation of a
cleanfill disposal site - access to this site is limited to companies
registered with the Council to ensure only compliant cleanfill is
Rubbish and Recycling
Discover more about the Council's rubbish and recycling services and initiatives below.