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More than just a landfill, the Southern Landfill and Recycle Centre works to keep as much waste out of the landfill as possible.
View the location and opening hours for the Southern Landfill, Tip Shop and Recycle Centre, and Capital Compost.
Current prices for commercial and residential disposal of rubbish and recyclable items at the Southern Landfill.
Check what you can and can't take to Wellington's Southern Landfill and how to save on costs.
We accept donated items that are still in usable condition to give them a second life.
Capital Compost garden products are made at the Southern Landfill using the city's green waste.
We offer free landfill tours and can visit workplaces and community groups. Schools can get the Zero Waste Education programme.
Find out how we responsibly monitor the Southern Landfill.