Kerbside collections

Council provides a kerbside recycling collection service to Waipā residents. Every household is allocated a 140-litre bin for glass and a 240-litre bin for mixed recycling. Learn all about the different services available in the Waipā district here.


Find out everything you need to know about recycling in Waipā! Find your recycling collection day, learn about what is accepted in your yellow and blue wheelie bins, hear about our bin auditing process, and read tips for getting your recycling right.

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Rubbish and transfer stations

Rubbish collection is not paid for by ratepayers and we do not operate the district rubbish collection services. Find a provider that suits you and your local waste transfer station.

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Food scraps kerbside service

Food waste going to landfill is a major problem in New Zealand. We are currently working on getting a food scraps kerbside collection in Waipā by 2026.

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