COVID-19: Waste Management

Kerbside rubbish collection and rural waste collection services are continuing as usual.

Whanganui Resource Recovery Centre

The Whanganui Resource Recovery Centre, at 81 Maria Place, has resumed its usual operations and hours.

The front of the Centre is open 24/7 for dropping off the following recyclable materials: glass, plastics, cans, clothing, paper and cardboard. During normal opening hours – Monday to Saturday 8.30am-4.30pm and Sunday 10.00am-4.00pm – you can also drop off tyres, waste oil, e-waste, whiteware and green waste.

Midtown Transfer Station

Waste Management’s Midtown Transfer Station, at 14 Liffiton Street, is open. 

Safety measures are in place to meet social distancing, hygiene and contact tracing requirements.

When you arrive please follow the instructions from the team to keep everyone safe.

Please note that cash transactions cannot be accepted.

Midtown Transfer Station’s hours are Monday to Saturday, 8.00am-4.30pm, and Sunday from 9.00am-4.00pm