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Waitākere – Rubbish and recycling bin options and charges
You don't need to buy tags for your recycling bins as recycling collections are funded through your property rates.
Price of rubbish tags
Pricing may vary by area and between retailers. These are the recommended retail prices (RRP).
Read fee table.
|Your bin size||Tag colour||Price (RRP)|
|80-litre (36cm wide*)|
|120-litre (40cm wide*), 140-litre (45.5cm wide*)|
|240-litre (51cm wide*)|
* Shown at the top of the bin, on the inside (some bins will display the capacity either on the top edge near the lid, or on a sticker on the side).
Where you can buy rubbish bin tags
You can buy bin tags from your local supermarkets and selected convenience stores,
Recycle bins in service
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
Request a new bin, bin replacement or bin repair online to:
- order a new bin
- get a bin replaced
- get a bin fixed.
Request a different sized bin online form to swap your bin for a different size.
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)|
|Ways to reduce your waste||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/rubbish-recycling/ways-reduce-waste||Ways to reduce your waste||Learn the different ways you can contribute to waste minimisation.||aspx||Reducing waste|
|Hazardous waste||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/rubbish-recycling/Pages/hazardous-waste.aspx||Hazardous waste||Find out what is considered hazardous waste and where to dispose of it.||aspx||Recycling|
|Find your rubbish and recycling collection day||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/rubbish-recycling/rubbish-recycling-collections/Pages/rubbish-recycling-collection-days.aspx||Find your rubbish and recycling collection day||Search for household and commercial rubbish collection and recycling collection dates.||aspx||Rubbish
|Pay your rubbish or recycling bin invoice||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/rubbish-recycling/bin-requests/Pages/pay-rubbish-recycling-bin-invoice.aspx||Pay your rubbish or recycling bin invoice||Pay for your recycling or rubbish bin invoices.||aspx|
|Request a different size bin online||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/rubbish-recycling/bin-requests/Pages/request-different-size-bin.aspx||Request a different size bin online||Fill in our form to request a different sized rubbish or recycling bin||Online form||aspx||Rubbish|
|Request a new bin, bin replacement or bin repair online||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/rubbish-recycling/bin-requests/Pages/request-new-bin-replacement-repair-online-form.aspx||Request a new bin, bin replacement or bin repair online||Fill in the form to request a new bin, or a replacement or repair of your damaged bin.||Online form||aspx||Rubbish