Waste

Waste Management Fees and Charges

Refuse Kerbside Collection

Refuse bins can be allocated to a property during the financial year and will be payable in advance based on months remaining and thereafter it will be charged on your rates.

Collection days on Council website.

Official Waimate District Council Rubbish Bag (available from Council Office and Information Centre)

$7.50

Resource Recovery Park

Note: Charging is determined by volume. Examples of vehicles are indicative only.

Refuse (Rubbish)

Standard rubbish bag 60 litre

$7.00

Small load - <1 cubic metre eg car, station wagon or ute

$26.00

Medium load -  1 to 2 cubic metres eg trailer, van or ute

$52.00

Large load - >2 cubic metres eg large trailer or light truck

$29.00 per m3

Weighed load - eg trucks larger than 2.5 tonnes tare (per tonne)

$260.00

Whiteware — drop off

$15.00

Vehicles — drop off

*$30.00

*An additional $20.00 charge applies if cars contain liquids, refuse or other material.
Note: Direct to Redruth all trucks only — charged directly by Timaru District Council.

Greenwaste or Hardfill

Small load - <1 cubic metre eg car, station wagon or ute

$13.00

Medium load - 1 to 2 cubic metres eg trailer, van or ute

$23.00

Large load - >2 cubic metres eg large trailer or light truck

$13.00 per m3

Weighed load - eg trucks larger than 2.5 tonnes tare (per tonne)

$76.00

Recyclables and Escrap

All Recyclables

No Charge

Escrap — all items excluding charged items listed below

No Charge

All TVs

$12.00

CRT computer monitors

$12.00

Tyres

$7.00

Extraordinary Access Resource Recovery Park (additional to above charges)

(a) Request and appointment — two hours notice 8.00am – 5.00pm working day

$60.00

(b) As above, except appointment outside hours

$110.00

c) Extra ‘on demand’ fee to waive notice requirement additional to either (a) or (b)

$60.00

Targeted Rates for Refuse Collection (Annual Rate)

Urban 80 litres (weekly collection)

$205.60

Rural 240 litres (fortnightly collection)

$305.90

Commercial 80 litres (weekly collection)

$205.60

Commercial 240 litres (weekly collection)

$616.80

Riverside Collection (fortnightly collection)

$105.90

Targeted rates for refuse collection are charged as decreasing part-year charges depending on when the service is subscribed to. For the monthly schedule contact Council.

Targeted Rates for Recycling Collection (Annual Rate)

Serviced Recycling Rating Units - All rating units on the recycling collection route

$119.60

Unserviced Recycling Rating Units - All rating unites not on the recycling collection route provided with a recycling drop-off point

$59.80