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Hamilton transfer station

Waste Management’s new Resource Recovery Park (RRP) is designed to let you dispose of waste efficiently and in a pleasant environment. Please use Higgins Road for easy access.

The facility includes the latest in automated weighbridge technology and undercover drop-off zones.

We invite you to leave recycling items free of charge in our purpose-built (and under cover) recycling facility. We are also accepting donations to be re-loved and recycled at Hamilton’s newest “Olde Dump Shop”.

In the recycle lane we take :

  • Glass bottles (self sort into colour streams) - NO plate glass
  • Paper
  • Plastics 1,2 & 5’s (streamed into classes & colours)
  • Cardboard
  • Aluminium cans
  • Steel cans
  • Batteries – single use, Lithium Ion, device batteries (separated)
  • Lead acid batteries
  • E waste

Items we DO NOT accept:

  • Fireworks or explosives
  • Oils or hazardous substances
  • Gas cylinders
  • Asbestos or dusty loads
  • Tyres
  • Medical waste
  • Offal
  • Paint



Description Refuse Green
Rubbish bags (max 2) $4 each  
Minimum charge (under 100kg) $16  
Car/van/ute (per 100kgs or part there of) $20.90 $15
All trailers (under 300kgs) $55.50  
All other vehicles (per tonne) $218 $145
Standard trailer < 200kgs (> 200kgs - part ton rate applies)   $30
Large trailer < 300kgs (>300ks - part ton rate applies)   $45


All prices include GST.

Enter at your own risk, no responsibility is accepted for any damage however caused.

Transfer station details
0800 10 10 10
16 Wickham Street, Frankton, Hamilton 3204


Day Opening hours
Monday - Saturday 7.30am - 4.30pm
Sunday 9am - 4pm
Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, 2 January, Good Friday, Anzac Day Closed
Matariki 9am - 4pm