Hurunui District Council - Waste and Recycling

Hurunui District Council provides a range of waste and recycling services and initiatives including refuse and recycling kerbside collections, transfer stations, recycling banks and a schools recycling and waste minimisation education programme.

For further information on waste and recycling in Hurunui, use the quick links provided below.

Kerbside Collections from July 2014

Transfer Stations and Recycling Banks

Local Information

Recycle your old phones to raise funds for Starship Foundation

Hurunui District Council - Waste and Recycling Tonnages

The waste and recycling tonnages (by source) for the last three rating years and for the current rating year (to the end of January) are shown in the table below.

Waste and Recycling Tonnages

Financial Year - July to June 10/11 11/12  12/13 13/14
Hurunui Recycling household and commercial green bag collections and recycling drop off 564.744 532.006 526.354 284.144
Hurunui Recycling re-use store textile sales  10.604 8.375 5.667 0
Transfer station recycling; recycling banks and Council commercial recycling collections  85.259 154.6997 238.152 143.117
Glass recycling - Hanmer Springs domestic collections; recycling banks; transfer stations   442.35 512.83 499.406 296.06
Transfer station green waste  68.003  81.01 112.465 47.323
E-waste  0.75  11.3 31.88 8.54
Agrecovery  6.75 3.5 2.28 0.625
Engine oil  1.14 3.705 3.515 2.565
Paint, cooking oil and other 0 0 1.4298 1.6301
Total Recycling  1179.6 1307.425 1421.15 784.004
Waste to Kate Valley - refuse collections, litter bins, transfer stations  1978.93 1894.10 1958.92 1288.24
Hurunui Recycling Re-use Store  132.341 103.677 79.376 34.683