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Transfer stations

COVID-19 Update: All transfer stations are closed during Alert Level 4.

The normal operating hours of the Transfer Stations are below, 

Waikato District Council does not set transfer station fees, for a list of fees please contact the Transfer Stations directly:

Huntly MetroWaste 

Address: 93 McVie Road, Huntly
Phone: 07 828 9719

Opening hours: Monday to Friday 7.30am – 4.30pm and Saturday and Sunday 10am to 4pm.

Accepts: Car batteries, clean fill, fridges, freezers, furniture, washing machines, greenwaste, metal, rinsed empty farm containers, spray/aerosol cans, TV's and wood (some).

Does not accept: Animal carcasses, medical waste, asbestos, batteries (nickel cadmium (NiCd), nickel-metal hydride (NiMH), lithium ion (Li-ion) and other batteries which contain hazardous metals), fluorescent tubes, farm chemicals, paint, silage wrap.

Note: Households can empty recycle crates (up to 3 or size equivalent) for FREE. There will be a charge for the disposal of some items. For more information please contact MetroWaste.

Te Kauwhata MetroWaste

Address: Rata Street, Te Kauwhata
Phone: 07 826 3456 or after hours 07 828 9719

Opening hours: Thursday 10.00am – 3.00pm and Sunday 11.00am – 4.00pm.

Accepts: Car batteries, fridges, freezers, washing machines, greenwaste, metal, rinsed empty farm containers, spray/aerosol cans, TV's and wood (some).

Does not accept: Animal carcasses, medical waste, asbestos, batteries (nickel cadmium (NiCd), nickel-metal hydride (NiMH), lithium ion (Li-ion) and other batteries which contain hazardous metals), EWaste, fluorescent tubes, farm chemicals, furniture, paint, silage wrap.

Note: As of 1 July 2021, a fee of $2 per recycle crate was introduced. For more information please contact MetroWaste.

Xtreme Zero Waste

Address: 186 Te Hutewai Rd, Raglan
Phone: 07 825 6509
Website: www.xtremezerowaste.org.nz  
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/xtremezerowaste

Opening hours: Monday - Friday 12.30pm – 5.00pm, Saturday and Sunday 10.00am - 5.00pm.

Services: Miniskips, compost for sale, Woodyard (Upcycled furniture for sale), Metalyard (assortment of metals items for sale), Greenwaste and Clean fill Drop off, and household items and clothes for sale.

Accepts: Animal carcasses, medical waste, batteries (nickel cadmium (NiCd), nickel-metal hydride (NiMH), lithium ion (Li-ion) and other batteries which contain hazardous metals), car batteries, clean fill, EWaste, fluorescent tubes, farm chemicals, fridges, freezers, washing machines, furniture, household items, paint, silage wrap, greenwaste, metal, rinsed empty farm containers, spray/aersol cans, waste oil and wood.

Does not accept: Asbestos

Note: There will be a charge for the disposal of some items. For more information please contact Xtreme Zero Waste.

Monthly recycling collection

Glen Murray - Glen Murray Hall carpark. First Saturday of each month (except after holidays) from 8.30am-12.30pm.

View upcoming drop-off dates.

    Recycling points

    • Te Uku- Located at the back of the Te Uku Store- 3440 SH23
    • Te Mata- Located at the Te Mata School - 778 Te Mata Road. 

    Other waste collection services

    For information on hazardous waste disposal including asbestos and car batteries, see HERE.

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