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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.
Southern Landfill and Transfer Station are open but with restrictions in place. For more information visit our COVID-19 section.
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.
The Council's Waste Education Officers help people to minimise waste.
Find out how we responsibly monitor the Southern Landfill.