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.
Please note - from July 2015, the arrangements for obtaining official Hurunui District Council recycling and refuse bags has changed.
Further information on waste and recycling in Hurunui is available by using the quick links below.
- Household and Commercial Refuse and Recycling Collections.
- Household and Commercial Refuse and Recycling Collection Days.
- Household and Commercial Recycling Collections - Guidelines.
- Household and Commercial Refuse Collection - Guidelines.
- Rural Refuse and Recycling Collections.
- Locations and Opening Times
- Recycling outside of Transfer Station Opening Hours.
- Transfer Station Recycling.
- Green Waste Recycling.
- E-waste Recycling.
- What cannot be accepted as Waste or Recycling at the Transfer Stations?
- Transfer Station - Fees and Charges.
- Agricultural Recycling - Agrecovery.
- Agricultural Recycling - Plasback.
- Bokashi Composting - Council Discounted Offer.
- Schools Recycling and Waste Minimisation Programme.
- Waste Management and Minimisation Plan (2012).
- One Planet E-Book.
- Envirocomp - Nappy Composting Scheme.
- Kate Valley Landfill.
Hurunui District Council - Waste and Recycling Tonnages
The recycling tonnages for the last two rating years are provided in the table below.
In addition, the recycling and waste tonnages for the current rating year (1st July to the end of October) are also provided.
|Transfer Station Recycling||256.168||288.866||114.6|
|Other Recycling (further details below)||28.0246||11.563||2.3925|
|Waste to Kate Valley||2169.56||2832.92||891.1|
Note: Other recycling - includes car batteries, e-waste, engine oil, paint and the containers collected via the Agrecovery recycling scheme (run at Culverden transfer station).
The increase in waste to landfill is due to the Council being able to accept commercial waste at Amberley transfer station