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When is my rubbish and recycling collected?

Use the search below to find:

  • your rubbish and recycling collection dates
  • what to put your rubbish in
  • where to leave your rubbish bin/bags on collection day
  • your downloadable collection calendar for future collections.

If you think your rubbish or recycling has been missed, see late or missed collections.


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Rubbish and recycling collection day search

Holiday rubbish collections 2015-2016

This year, rubbish and recycling will be collected as usual between 28 December and 31 December, instead of a day later.

Changes apply to other collection days over the holiday period however, so please visit public holiday collections to be sure when to put yours out.

Enter your full street address, including the street number, to find rubbish and recycling collection dates for your property

No collection results match your search. You need to enter your full street address, including the street number to find rubbish and recycling collection dates for your property

We provide information on rubbish and recycling collections for properties in the Auckland Council area only.

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Missed collections

Collections are between 7am and 7pm.

If your bin has still not been collected by 4.30pm, please contact us on 09 301 0101.

Leave your bin at the kerbside and we will try to collect it by close of play on the following day.

If you use bags, take them in and put them out again the next morning.


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