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Gisborne Recycle & Refuse Transfer Station

Gisborne Refuse Transfer Station is situated at 75 Innes St in the Awapuni industrial zone. It is a purpose built facility open to the public and commercial business for the disposal of general waste, green garden waste and recycling.

Also provided is a free recycling location to accept small quantities cardboard / paper / aluminum and steel cans / glass bottles and jars / plastic bottles and containers marked with the 1-5 inside the triangle. Commercial quantities are accepted over the weighbridge.

Site safety:

  • Obey staff instructions
  • Drive slow, give away
  • Children and pets to remain in vehicles
  • Covered footwear must be worn - no bare feets or jandals / sandals
  • We are 'PAYWAVE AND EFTPOS' only.

ENTER AT YOUR OWN RISK, NO RESPONSIBILITY IS ACCEPTED FOR ANY DAMAGE HOW EVER CAUSED.

All Commercial and Kerbside WMNZ collections will happen on their normal rostered day regardless of public holidays.

Prices:  Updated 1 Jan 2020

Waste Oil - $3.00 per litre

Car tyres (off rim) - $5.00 each

Weighbridge charge (each visit) - $20

GDC refuse stickers - $3.31

All prices incl. GST General Waste Garden Waste Paper / Cardboard Plastic / Tin/ Aluminium co-mingled Glass Hardfill / Cleanfill

Putresibles

(hazardous)

Weighbridge weight per tonne $361.89 $175.72 $128.81 $517.99 $208.35 $193.08 $467.82
Car / Ute/ Trailer minimum charge $19 $10 $16 $17 $17 $19 $39
Miminum weight (kg) 50 50 120 30 75 100 80

Description

and notes

General household and commercial waste
  • Lawn clippings
  • Leaves
  • Tree trimmings
  • Untreated only
  • No flax

 

  • Recycling must be seperated
  • Clean cardboard and paper
  • Contaminated or mixed product will be treated as general waste.
  • Recycling must be seperated
  • Plastic grade 1 and 2 only, tin and aluminium
  • Contaminated or mixed product will be treated as general waste.
  • No polystyrene or poly panel
  • Recycling must be seperated
  • Colour sorted glass bottles and jars
  • Contaminated or mixed product will be treated as general waste.
  • No windows or laminated glass
  • Concrete (no steel)
  • Rock, rubble
  • Sand, clays, soil, dirt
  • Ceramics / tiles
  • Ashphalt
  • Fibreboard
  • Window or sheet glass
  • No contaminated soils

Obnoxious waste:

  • Dead animals
  • Offal
  • Faeces
  • Rotton organic material
  • Must be fully wrapped, bagged and sealed.
               
Special Waste

By prior arragement only. POA

  • Asbestos
  • Tyres
  • Treated timber
  • Appliances
  • E-waste
  • Batteries
  • Flexibile plastic
Not accepted at this facility:
  • Paint

  • Oils or petroliums

  • Liquid wastes

  • Medical waste

  • Car bodies

  • Large commercial tyres

 

 

Opening hours

Monday – Friday
7.30am - 4.30pm

Saturday - Sunday

9.30am - 3.30pm

Public holidays:

26 Dec - Boxing Day: 9.30am - 1pm

2 Jan - Day afet New Years: 9.30am - 1pm

CLOSED: Good Friday, Christmas Day, New Years Day

Contact

0800 101010