Collections - Rural
Rural householders can use the refuse and recycling collection service providing official Hurunui Council bags are used and the guidelines followed. Official council bags can be purchased from various outlets across the district.
Unless agreed in advance with council, official bags must be left at one of the drop off points below by 8am on collection day.
- The roadside verge outside Amberley swimming pool
- The junction of Grays Road and Ashworths Road
- The roadside verge opposite Georges Road
- The junction of Purchas Road and State Highway 1
- The roadside verge outside Amuri Service Centre
- The junction of Long Plantation Road and Culverden Road
- The kerbside outside Greta Valley Garage
- The kerbside outside Greta Valley School
- Gemmells Road corner
- Hassalls Road corner
- By Hawarden toilets
- The car park by Waikari toilets
- Watertrough corner
- The kerbside outside Omihi School
- The kerbside outside Scargill Bowling Club
- The kerbside outside Waipara Hall
Only official Hurunui Council bags will be removed; anything else will be deemed illegally dumped under the Litter Act (1979), Sections 14 and 15.