Covid-19 Alert Level 4. STAY AT HOME!

We are at Level 4 of New Zealand’s four-level COVID-19 alert system. It is likely Level 4 measures will stay in place for a number of weeks. Essential services, such as water operations, waste, supermarkets, petrol station etc. will continue. For District-wide information visit our Covid-19 Information page.

For all official government information and updates, please visit Unite against COVID-19

Waste Transfer Stations in our region

There are Waste Transfer Stations in : Bulls, Hunterville, Mangaweka, Marton, Ratana 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, Queen's Birthday, Labour Day, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Waste Transfer Information Booklet


Greenwaste is a material that is plant based.

The Rangitikei Waste Transfer Stations will accept:

  • Branches
  • Leaves
  • Grass clippings
  • Bark

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:

  • Plastics
  • Steel
  • Stones
  • Concrete
  • Treated timber
  • Flax and cabbage leaves - dump them in rubbish pit

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.