What you can drop off at WRRP

WRRP accepts most recyclable materials, resaleable items, green waste, and rubbish as well as other materials such as e-waste, electrical appliances, and silage and baleage wraps.

The Waitaki Resource Recovery Park accepts the following materials and items:

Recyclable materials

This includes certain plastics (type 1, 2 and some 5), glass bottles and jars, tin and aluminium cans, cardboard and selected other materials.

Check out the Get Sorted shop!
Resaleable items

Any and all secondhand items that still have some life in them – including toys, clothes, shoes, ceramics, magazines and more. Come find a bargain at the Get Sorted Shop!

Bring in your green waste
Green waste

All rubbish-free green waste except flax, cabbage trees and native grasses.
Please keep grass clippings separate.

Drop your rubbish off and we'll help manage your waste!

Any waste material that is not recyclable or resaleable, or is dirty or contaminated. This includes kitchen waste like food scraps and sauces. Please note that there is a single axle trailer limit on rubbish drop-offs.

Other materials

This includes electrical appliances, farm plastics (silage and baleage wraps), and e-waste. Please note that there may be load limits and costs involved.