In Upper Hutt (urban and rural), you can recycle your household domestic recyclable material by utilising one of the following private service providers on a user pays basis.
- Waste Management: (04) 568-3550, visit www.wastemanagement.co.nz or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Low Cost Bins: (04) 528- 7666, visit www.lowcostbins.co.nz or email: email@example.com
Both provide a roadside collection and receptacles for collecting the recycling in. Contact them to ascertain the areas of the city they cover, what they recycle, the cost of their service and days they collect on.
All enquiries and complaints about non-collection, collection calendars, etc should be directed to the contractor who you have contracted to provide your roadside collection service.
You can also recycle paper and cardboard at the landfill (normal tip fees will apply). Landfill location, costs and opening hours can be viewed in detail on the Hutt City Council website.
For information about recycling collection on statutory holidays, please contact your recycling service provider.
Rural recycling program
Agrecovery offers a safe disposal programme for unwanted or expired agrichemicals. They also offer a recycling service for some plastic agrichemical, animal health and dairy hygiene containers. Many containers and chemicals are eligible for free or subsidised collection. For more information, visit their website on www.agrecovery.co.nz or call freephone 0800 247 326.
Last updated on 15 May 2015