When to put out your rubbish and recycling

Changes to plastic recycling collections

As of Monday 20 July 2020, we will no longer accept plastics numbered 3, 4, 6 and 7 in the kerbside recycling collections – these need to go in your general rubbish. For more information, please see the following.

News – Recycling Collection Changes

Recycling plastic changes FAQ (140KB PDF)

Guide to recycling plastic in New Zealand (68KB PDF)

When should I put out my rubbish and recycling?

Enter the name of your street below to find out when you need to put out your rubbish and recycling, and the type of recycling to put out.

Your search results will also give you options to download your rubbish and recycling calendar or add it to your iCalendar.

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Need to find out what to do with your waste?

Visit our What to do with your waste search to find out what is and isn't recyclable, and pick up some tips along the way that will help you reduce, reuse and recycle.

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Is there a collections app?

Find out more about how to easily access rubbish and recycling collections information.