Kerbside collections on public holidays

Find out if a public holiday will affect your kerbside collection.

Public Holidays in 2019

Normal collections will take place in 2019 when your kerbside collection day falls on:

  • Waitangi Day - Wednesday 6 February
  • Easter Monday - 22 April
  • Queen's Birthday - Monday 3 June
  • Labour Day - Monday 28 October
  • Show Day - Friday 15 November

Please ensure that all bags and bins are out by 7 am. The contractor may come earlier in your street if there is less rubbish and recycling to collect.

New Years Day, Easter Good Friday, ANZAC Day and Christmas Day do not have rubbish and recycling collections when they fall during week days, and will result in a change in collection days as shown below:

New Years scheduled collection day New Years Eve       New Years Day Wed 2 Jan Thurs 3 Jan Fri 4 Jan
Collection day will be carried out on No change Weds 2 Jan Thurs 3 Jan Fri 4 Jan Sat  Jan
Easter Friday scheduled collection day Thurs 18 Apr Fri 19 Apr Sat 20 Apr Sun 21 Apr Mon 22 Apr
Collection day will be carried out on No change Sat 20 Apr  No change
 ANZAC Day Scheduled collection day Easter Monday Tue 23 Apr  Weds 24 Apr ANZAC Day Fri 26 Apr
 Collection will be carried out on No change No changeNo changeFri 26 Apr Sat 27 Apr
Christmas Scheduled collection day Mon 23 Dec Christmas Eve      Christmas Day Boxing Day Fri 27 Dec
Collection will be carried out on No change No changeThurs 26 DecFri 27 DecSat 28 Dec

Note that in the Kaiapoi central business area the Easter Friday collection will be carried out on Thursday 18 April and the ANZAC-week Friday collection will be carried out on Friday 26 April.

Transfer station and Resource Recovery Park

The Oxford Transfer Station and Southbrook Resource Recovery Park are closed on the following public holidays: Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day, Good Friday and Anzac Day.

The Resale Store at Southbrook Resource Recovery Park will be closed on Easter Sunday, but the rest of the site will be open for recycling and waste disposal.