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Rubbish and recycling bin charges

​What happens when you change or upgrade your rubbish or recycling bin during the rating year

If you have requested a change or upgrade of your rubbish or recycling bin during the rating year, you will be invoiced separately from your property rates bill.

If this is an ongoing charge, it will be added to your property rates bill from the following rating year.

All fees below are effective from 1 July 2019.

 North Shore, Rodney, Waitākere and Franklin

​Recycling bin charges

The annual charge for a new or additional recycling bin is pro-rated based on the month the bin was ordered.

 

Read fee table.
Month bin ordered New bin pro-rata charge Additional bin pro-rata charge
Nov 2019$84.38$52.91
Dec 2019$75.20$47.16
Jan 2020$66.03$41.41

 Central

​The annual charge for a new waste service (recycling and rubbish bin) is pro-rated based on the month the bin was ordered:

​New waste service charges 

Read fee table.
Month bin ordered Recycling and 120L rubbish bin pro-rata charge Recycling and 240L rubbish bin pro-rata charge Exchange rubbish bin from 120L to 240L
Nov 2019$174.93$217.50$42.56
Dec 2019$155.92$193.86$37.94
Jan 2020$136.90$170.21$33.31

​Additional recycling bin charges

Read fee table.
Month bin ordered Additional recycling bin only pro rata charge
Nov 2019$52.91
Dec 2019$47.16
Jan 2020$41.41

 Manukau

​The annual charge for a new waste service (recycling and rubbish bin) is pro-rated based on the month the bin was ordered:

Read fee table.
Month bin ordered Recycling and 120L rubbish bin pro-rata charge Recycling and 240L rubbish bin pro-rata charge Exchange rubbish bin from 120L to 240L
Nov 2019$174.93$217.50$42.56
Dec 2019$155.92$193.86$37.94
Jan 2020$136.90$170.21$33.31

 Manukau - commercial (residential zone only) and non rateable properties

​These charges apply to:
  • commercial properties (residential zone only)
  • non-rateable properties (schools, kindergartens, churches, marae, clubs)

The annual charge for a new rubbish bin is pro-rated based on the month the bin was ordered:

Read fee table.
Month bin ordered 120L rubbish bin pro-rata charge 240L rubbish bin pro-rata charge
Nov 2019$90.56$133.12
Dec 2019$80.71$118.65
Jan 2020$70.87$104.18

 Papakura

​Recycling and food scraps bin charges 

Food scraps bins are currently only available in Papakura (Urban residential).

The annual charge for a food scraps bin is pro-rated based on the month the bin was ordered:

Read fee table.
Month bin ordered New bin pro-rata charge Food scraps pro-rata charge
Nov 2019$84.38$47.55
Dec 2019$75.20$42.35
Jan 2020$66.03$37.15

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