You will be requested to place like materials in separate areas. Pre-sorting of loads will save time for all.
less than 25 litres
up to 75 litres
over 75 litres and wheelie bins
Ute, station wagon,
van, small trailers
up to 1m3
1m3 to 2m3
Commercial/Industrial/Business Waste Depending on ease of handling, price by negotiation, but generally $90.00 per m3. For loads greater than 2m3, waste depositors may have to arrange for their own transport to landfill. Note: Council reserves the right to reject any commercial, business or industrial loads.
Whiteware, TVs, PCs etc.
Car bodies: empty (no fuel or oil)
$30.00 (car bodies are only accepted at the Ōpōtiki RRC)
Up to 9.00 kg
Over 9.00 kg
With rims ((includes $5.00 Rim Removal fee)
Car / van
4x4 ute or SUV
Truck – Light – 17.5”
Truck – Medium – up to 18”
Truck – Large up to 22.5”
Tractor – Small - up to 18”
Tractor – Medium – 19” – 30”
Tractor – Large – 32” – 34”
Car & Truck $2.00
Lithium/Small Tools $3.00
Household / Domestic Waste
The amount of refuse that would normally be generated from a residential property up to a volume of 2m3 load.
Commercial / Industrial / Business Waste
Any load greater than 2m3 in volume. Any waste generated from commercial, industrial or business activities, inclusive of forestry, orchard, farming and property rental activities.
Vegetation and garden waste with tree limbs up to a maximum of 100mm in diameter.
THE RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTERS DO NOT ACCEPT:
AsbestosExplosives (including flares and bullets) Soil Hypodermic needles Hot fire place embersVegetation other than household garden material and trees.Shredded Tyres or Heavy Vehicle Tracks & TyresExternal and internal wall and roof linings Commercial quantities of timber framing/ building framing and materials Lawn clippings Agricultural chemicals and poisons.
Te Kaha and Waihau Bay
As for Ōpōtiki above and including:
Note: these additional categories of materials will be accepted if deposited at Ōpōtiki RRC.
Hours of operation
38 Wellington Street, Ōpōtiki
Thursday - Monday
8.00am to 4.00pm
Orete Forest Road, Waihau Bay
9.00am to 2.00pm
Copenhagen Road, Te Kaha
9.00am to 2.00pm
All RRCs are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Day after New Year.
Waihau Bay and Te Kaha RRCs are closed Good Friday.
Ōpōtiki RRC is closed Easter Monday.
What to do with medical waste
Medicines, needles, syringes etc. can be dropped off at:
ŌpōtikiMedical Centre, King Street, Ōpōtiki, phone 07 3158500, or your local heath centre.