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Auckland central – Rubbish and recycling bin options and charges

​Rubbish bins in service

Central Auckland rubbish bins are green with a red lid and come in 240 or 120-litre sizes.

 

Recycle bins in service

Auckland Central recycling bins are green with a yellow or blue lid and come in 360, 240 or 120-litre sizes.

 

Recycle bin dimensions

  • 360-litre bins: 1100mm high, 848mm wide, 848mm deep
  • 240-litre bins: 1060mm high, 730mm wide, 730mm deep
  • 120-litre bins: 930mm high, 545mm wide, 545mm deep

Rubbish and recycling bin charges

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

New waste service charges

​Month bins ordered Recycling and 120L rubbish bins (pro-rata charge) ​Recycling and 240L rubbish bins (pro-rata charge) ​Exchange rubbish bin from 120L to 240L (pro rata charge)
Jul 2021 $292.76 $363.29 $70.53
​Aug 2021 ​$270.58 ​$335.77 $65.19
​Sep 2021 ​$248.40 $308.25 $59.84

​Additional recycling bin charges

​Month bin ordered ​Additional recycling bin only (pro rata charge)
Jul 2021 $88.90
​Aug 2021 ​$82.17
​Sep 2021 ​$75.43

​All services: full year

​Service ​Charge for 2021-2022
​New 120 recycling bin and 120L rubbish bin $292.76
​New 120L recycling and 240L rubbish bin ​$363.29
​Exchange rubbish bin from 120L to 240L $70.53
​Additional recycling bin $88.90

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