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Public holiday collections

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Rubbish, recycling and food scraps collections will be one day later than usual after a public holiday, with some exceptions.

You can use our collection day search to check the collection date for a specific address.

Collection day changes during Christmas and New Year holiday period 

​Your usual collection day​​Your new collection day
​Monday 23 December 2019​​No change
​Tuesday 24 December 2019​​No change
Wednesday 25 December 2019 (Christmas day)​Thursday 26 December 2019 (Boxing day)
​​Thursday 26 December 2019 (Boxing day)​​Friday 27 December 2019
​Friday 27 December 2019​​Saturday 28 December 2019
​​Monday 30 December 2019​​No change
​Tuesday 31 December 2019​No change
Wednesday 1 January 2020 (New Year's day)​​Thursday 2 January 2020 (Day after New Year's day)
​​Thursday 2 January 2020 (Day after New Year's day)​​Friday 3 January 2020
​Friday 3 January 2020​​​Saturday 4 January 2020

 

Sign up for holiday reminders

You can sign up to receive text reminders about changes to your collection day.

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This service is available for our rubbish, recycling and food scrap collections.

 

Exceptions to day later rule

Private rubbish collections

Contact your provider to ask about their holiday schedules.

Former Rodney District

Contact your rubbish collection provider to ask about their holiday schedules.

Warkworth and Wellsford businesses

There are no changes to business recycling collections.

Ōrewa and Silverdale

Business recycling collections are one day later.

North Shore and Waitākere businesses

There are no changes to evening kerbside rubbish bin collections. Business recycling collections are one day later.

City centre

There are no changes to kerbside collections for rubbish bags, recycling bags, and paper and cardboard.

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