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Community recycling centres

Our aim with community recycling centres is to reduce waste to landfill by reusing, re-purposing and recycling as much as possible.

COVID-19 Alert Level 1 – Community recycling centres information

All community recycling centres are open​ but with contact tracing, physical distancing, and cashless payment required.

​Expect delays and only visit if essential.

​What are community recycling centres?

Community recycling centres are facilities where you can drop off unwanted items and materials for reuse and recycling.

Most centres have shops on site, which sell usable household and building materials.

What you can drop off at community recycling centres

Items the centres might accept include:

  • fridges
  • furniture
  • lawnmowers
  • bicycles
  • books
  • timber
  • household bric-a-brac

Some centres also accept green waste and general rubbish. Contact your local community recycling centre directly for more information.

Find a community recycling centre



Aotea Community Recycling Centre209Aotea Community Recycling Centre recycling centreGreat Barrier Island-36.232932, 175.45869270/66b Gray Road, Claris
Devonport Community Recycling Centre118Devonport Community Recycling Centre recycling centreDevonport-36.820605, 174.79570327 Lake Road
Helensville Community Recycling Centre132Helensville Community Recycling Centre recycling centreHelensville-36.680641, 174.44482131 Mill Road
Lawrie Road Community Recycling Centre127Lawrie Road Community Recycling Centre recycling centreWarkworth-36.406587, 174.71073343 Lawrie Road
Rustybrook Road Community Recycling Centre128Rustybrook Road Community Recycling Centre recycling centreWellsford-36.302617, 174.545174141 Rustybrook Road
Waiheke Community Resource Recovery Park115Waiheke Community Resource Recovery Park recycling centreWaiheke-36.796344, 175.053647108-110 Ostend Road
Waitākere Community Recycling Centre133Waitākere Community Recycling Centre recycling centreHenderson-36.847941, 174.63823250 The Concourse
Waiuku Community Recycling Centre134Waiuku Community Recycling Centre recycling centreWaiuku-37.246467, 174.7479235 Hosking Place
Whangaparāoa Community Recycling Centre114Whangaparāoa Community Recycling Centre recycling centreStanmore Bay-36.633881, 174.738872637 Whangaparaoa Road

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