Recycling, Rubbish & Organics Fees & Charges (transfer stations)

Fees effective from 1 July 2020


Kerbside Collection Fees and Charges

View fees and charges for annual recycling, organics and rubbish collection, bin replacement, upsizing bins and more.


Gate charges at Southbrook Resource Recovery Park

 FEE
Refuse gate charges (includes $10/t landfill levy)
'Official' WDC rubbish bag. Please take WDC bags to the recycling area. Free
All vehicles by weight, per tonne $266.30
Private Collector Waste ($/tonne) 1 $231.90
Minimum charge by weight, equivalent weight: 20 kg $5.00
Weigh only, per weigh $10.00
Greenwaste gate charges
Minimum load (up to 2 x 60 litre bags), per load$3.00
All vehicles by weight, per tonne $152.00
Minimum charge by weight, equivalent weight: 20 kg $3.00
Cleanfill disposed of at transfer station
Minimum load (bag)$4.00
All other vehicles by weight, per tonne $94.00
Minimum charge by weight, equivalent weight: 40 kg $4.00
Cleanfill & hardfill disposed of at appropriate pits (registered commercial companies only)
Own cartage of natural materials to cleanfill pit, per m3 $30.00
Own cartage of non-natural materials to hardfill pit, per m3 $40.35
Commercial co-mingled recycling
Commercial loads (standard trailer or larger loads) by weight, per tonne $195.50
Expanded polystyrene foam - clean, dry, recyclable
Domestic loads (bag, car boot, small ute or small trailer, per load, up to 11kg) Free
Vans, utes, standard trailer with low sides, per load (1.7m3, equivalent weight: 20kg)$17.00
Commercial loads (large trailers, truck, skip or other larger loads) by weight, per tonne  $980.00
Minimum charge by weight (1.7m3, equivalent weight: 20kg) $17.00
Expanded polystyrene foam - non-recyclable
Minimum load (60 litre bag, <1 kg weight), per load $5.00
Car boot or rear hatch (0.6 m3, 7 kg), per load $48.00
Small ute load/small trailer (1.0 m3, 10 kg), per load $67.50
Van/ute/standard low-sided 1-axle trailer (1.7 m3, 20 kg), per load $135.00
All other vehicles by weight, per tonne $6,737.00
Tyres gate charges
Car tyre (rimless), per tyre $5.00
Car tyre on rim, per tyre $7.00
4WD tyre (rimless), per tyre $7.00
4WD tyre on rim, per tyre $9.00
Light truck tyre, per tyre  $10.00
Heavy truck/bus tyre, per tyre $20.00
Tractor tyre (small) $50.00
Tractor tyre (medium) $65.00
Tractor & other large tyres > 1.5 m diameter, per tonne $250.00
Large tyres, minimum charge by weight, equivalent weight 80 kg $20.00
Tracks (rubber tracks from small excavators)Not accepted
Electronic waste if dropped off at resource recovery area for recycling
Cellphones Free
Computer monitors (CRT)$13.00
Computer monitors (LCD)  $10.00
Computers/PCs: desktop, laptop, server $3.00
DVD and VCR players $3.00
Household appliances, small (e.g. toaster, drill, alarm clock, kettle) $3.00
Household appliances, other (e.g. vacuum, microwave) $3.00
Batteries (spent batteries from domestic usage e.g. AA, AAA, C, D, 9V)Free
Laptop batteries (without a laptop) Free
Misc. network equipmentFree
Photocopiers, small to medium, domestic use $20.00
Photocopiers, printers - large, commercial use $70.00
Printers, scanners and fax machines, domestic use $5.00
Stereo systems and gaming consoles $3.00
Television sets, CRT and other moderate sized TVs $13.00
Television sets, very large i.e. rear-protector$25.00
Television sets, flat screen$10.00
UPSs$3.00
Window glass charges (glass only, no frames)
Flat pane glass, per tonne $118.00
Minimum charge, flat pane glass by weight (equivalent weight: 40kg) $5.00
Double-glazed glass, per tonne $166.00
Minimum charge, double glazed by weight (equivalent weight: 40kg) $7.00
Laminated glass, per tonne $211.00
Minimum charge, laminated glass by weight (equivalent weight: 40kg) $8.50
Child car seats
Waimakariri District residents (providing proof of address)$12.50
No proof of address supplied$25.00

Note: 1) requires separate contract with the Council

Note: only domestic quantities of non-recyclable EPS are accepted at Southbrook RRP (i.e. a maximum of 40kg in a load, or a double-axle trailer load piled to level of the sides of the trailer (excludes high-sided trailers and trailers with cages).

For sale at Southbrook Resource Recovery Park

FEE
Earthmaker compost bin kit  $177.00
ZingBokashi composting systems
10 litre system - bucket set only $35.00
10 litre system - starter kit (bucket set and 1 bag Compost-Zing) $41.00
15 litre system - bucket set only $37.50
15 litre system - starter kit (bucket set and 1 bag Compost-Zing) $43.50
Compost-Zing - 1 kg printed bags $7.00
Ensopet pet waste composting kit $50.00
Ensopet starter mix (1.2kg bag) $13.00
WDC branded rubbish bags
1 bag $3.20
5 bags $16.00
10 bags $32.00
25 bags$77.50

Note: Bokashi items and rubbish bags are also sold at our service centres.

Gate charges at Oxford Transfer Station

 FEE
Refuse gate charges (includes $10/t landfill levy)
'Official' WDC rubbish bagFree
Minimum load, per load$5.00
Single wheelie bin$11.00
Car boot/rear hatch, per load$27.00
Small 1-axle trailers (less than 1.8m x 1.2m), per load$42.00
Van/ute/standard low sided 1-axle trailer (1.8m x 1.2 m to 2.5m x 1.2m), per load$75.00
Large trailer, per m3$44.00
Trucks and skips, per m3$55.00
Compactor trucks, per m3$130.00
Greenwaste gate charges
Minimum charge (up to 2 x 60 litre bags), per load$3.00
Car boot/rear hatch, per load$14.00
Small ute/small trailer$22.00
Van/ute/standard low sided 1-axle trailer$39.00
Large trailer, per m3$23.00
Tyres gate charges
Car tyre (rimless), per tyre $5.00
Car tyre on rim, per tyre $7.00
4WD tyre (rimless), per tyre $7.00
4WD tyre on rim, per tyre $9.00
Light truck tyre, per tyre  $10.00
Electronic waste
Cellphones Free
Computer monitors (CRT)$13.00
Computer monitors (LCD)  $10.00
Computers/PCs: desktop, laptop, server $3.00
DVD and VCR players $3.00
Household appliances, small (e.g. toaster, drill, alarm clock, kettle) $3.00
Household appliances, other (e.g. vacuum, microwave) $3.00
Batteries (spent batteries from domestic usage e.g. AA, AAA, C, D, 9V)Free
Laptop batteries (without a laptop) Free
Misc. network equipmentFree
Photocopiers, small to medium, domestic use $20.00
Printers, scanners and fax machines, domestic use $5.00
Stereo systems and gaming consoles $3.00
Television sets, CRT and rear-screen, any size $13.00
Television sets, flat screen, any size$10.00
UPSs$3.00