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Rubbish and Recycling Fees and Charges

Costs related to bin collections and services at resource recovery parks in the Mackenzie District.

Rubbish and Recycling Fees and Charges

Solid Waste

Charges for off-loading of waste by the public at a Resource Recovery Park.

Fees for Waste Accepted via Weighbridge

Fees 2023/24
Refuse $385/tonne
Green waste $80/tonne
Metal $70/tonne
Clean Fill $53/tonne

Fees for Waste NOT Accepted via Weighbridge Refuse

Fees 2023/24
Refuse per cubic metre $100.00
Refuse minimum charge $8.00
Mattress - single $20.00
Mattress - double $35.00

Green Waste

Fees 2023/24
Green waste per cubic metre $24.00
Green waste minimum charge $8.00

Clean Fill

Fees 2023/24
Clean fill per cubic metre $53.00

Car Body

  Fees 2023/24
Car body $150.00

Recyclable Materials

Fees 2023/24
Co-mingled recycling and glass (other than recyclable materials specified below)No charge
Whiteware – per item$30.00
Electronic waste - Televisions$18 each
Electronic waste - Photocopiers small and medium (under 0.5m3)$28 each
Electronic waste - Photocopiers large (over 0.5m3)$48 each
Electronic waste - all other miscellaneous items are accepted at no chargeNo charge
Metal per cubic metre$23/cubic metre
Metal minimum charge$8.00
Polystyrene - domestic quantities under 1 cubic metreNo charge
Polystyrene - quantities 1 cubic metre and over$10 per cubic metre
Childs car seat$5 per seat


Fees 2023/24
Car and 4WD tyres – per tyre $10.00
Truck tyres – per tyre $22.00
Tractor tyres – per tyre $55.00


Additional Roadside Collection Bins
Fees 2023/24

Additional set of bins

  • One off administration charge for the supply of a second set of bins for a property (there is no administration charge for supplying the first set of bins to a property, however the annual cost of the service applies per set of bins, including the first set), this administration charge is additional to the annual cost of the service.
Annual cost of additional roadside collection bins (per set of bins). $369.59

The cost of this service in 2023-2024 is $369.59 per annum (per set of bins) starting from July 2023. The cost of the bins for 2023-2024 will be pro-rated accordingly based on the month ordered and an invoice sent out for this cost.

The annual cost of the service for subsequent years will be added to your rates invoice from the next rating year, starting in July 2024.

Commercial Recycling

Fees 2023/24
Commercial recycling $238.33 per tonne including GST*
Commercial refuse$358.00 per tonne including GST*

* Commercial waste and recycling fees apply to material disposed of from a Commercial Waste Operator as per the Solid Waste Bylaw - Twizel Resource Recovery Park only.