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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.
The Solid Waste Management and Minimisation Bylaw 2020
There have been some important changes to kerbside waste collections and for domestic users of the Southern Landfill following the introduction of the bylaw. Find out how this will affect you.
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.