Using our landfill

Silverstream Landfill, is located on Reynolds Bach Drive accessed from Eastern Hutt Road in Silverstream.

Click here for a Google map showing the landfill location (will open in a new window)

Silverstream Landfill is open every day except for Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday All year 7.30am – 5pm
Saturday NZ standard time 8am – 5pm
Daylight saving time 8am – 6pm
Sunday and public holidays NZ standard time 9am – 5pm
Daylight saving time 8am – 6pm
Closed Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday


Fees and charges

Landfill charges

Landfill charges include a Government Waste Levy. All domestic vehicle transactions are cash, credit card and eftpos only.

General refuse

Includes shredded tyres and tyres cut into four. Please note: combinations of vehicles (vans, utilities, small trucks) and a trailer will cost the sum of their respective charges.

Service Charge
Cars and station wagons $15.00
Vans, utilities, SUVs (4-wheel drives) and small trailers.
Maximum refuse dimensions: 2.5m long, 1m high, 1.5m wide.
All other vehicles (per tonne). $61.50 minimum charge applies. $126.50

Special wastes

All charges include GST, and MFE Levy of $10.00 per tonne.

Service Charge Minimum charge
More than 4 whole tyres $320.00 $160.00
Polystyrene – small volumes only $320.00 $160.00
All other special wastes POA -


Rubbish and recycling can also be taken to the Seaview Transfer Station