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)

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

Opening hours

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

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 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

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 -

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

*Ministry for the environment