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Waste Transfer Stations in our region

There are Waste Transfer Stations in : Bulls, Hunterville, Mangaweka, Marton, Rātana and Taihape.

The hours differ between each of the transfer stations so please check before setting off.

Please note that all Waste Transfer Stations are closed on the following days:
New Year’s Day, Day after New Year’s Day, Wellington Anniversary, Waitangi Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Anzac Day, Matariki, Queen's Birthday, Labour Day, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

If you are visiting the Marton, Bulls or Taihape waste transfer stations, please remember to bring your EFTPOS card as there are no cash-handling facilities.

Waste Transfer Station Information Brochure


Greenwaste is a material that is plant based.

The Rangitīkei Waste Transfer Stations will accept:

  • Sticks & Twigs
  • Grass cuttings
  • Weeds
  • Prunings
  • Leaves
  • Flowers & Plants
  • Hedge clippings

Please advise the attendant on arrival if your grass clippings have been treated with the poison clopyralid.

In order to successfully compost our greenwaste we cannot accept any of these items mixed in with greenwaste:

  • Flax, Cabbage Trees, Palms
  • Agapanthus and Bamboo
  • Branches over 250mm thick
  • Food and kitchen waste
  • Concrete and stones
  • Dirt and Soil
  • Treated wood waste
  • General rubbish

Expect your load to be inspected upon arrival for any of these prohibited items. For more information phone 0800 422 522

Recycling centre

White ware (except refrigeration) is free to recycle at our transfer stations. Refrigeration has a de-gassing fee of $17.