Fees & Charges - Rubbish and Recycling

Horowhenua District Council's Rubbish and Recycling fees and charges for the 2014/2015 financial year are provided below. 

All fees are stated as GST inclusive and are effective from 1 July 2014.  Council reserves the right to review any fees and charges at any time.

Please check with Council for any updates.

Official Council Kerbside Rubbish Bags

Council - Large Kerbside Rubbish Bags $4.00
Council - Small Rubbish Bags $3.00

 

Foxton and Shannon Refuse Transfer Stations (RTS)

Disposal of official HDC Refuse Bag (up to 4) Free
Disposal of Private Plastic Bags (<10kgs) $4.00
Disposal of Private Plastic Bags (10kgs +) n/a

Cars

  • Hatchbacks, sedans and small station wagons, where waste could be either inside the designated boot section or outside the boot section, ie on the seats and/or on the roof.
  • People movers (6-8 seater family van) and SUV’s (Sport Utility Vans), where all waste is carried inside the designated boot section, ie not on the seats and/or on the roof.
  
Cars - General   $23.00
Cars - Green  $12.00

Carboots

  • Hatchbacks, sedans and small station wagons, where waste is inside the designated boot section, NOT outside the boot section, ie on the seats or on the roof.
 
Car boot - General $17.00
Car boot - Green $9.00

Van/Utes/Utility Vehicles

  • People movers (6-8 seater family vans) and SUV’s (Sport Utility Vans), where all waste is carried outside the designated boot section, ie on the seats and/or on the roof.
  • Large Station Wagons
  • Vehicles with a flat deck on a van type chassis, provided the waste is NOT higher than 1.0m.  These ‘light truck’ type vehicles are recognisable as they have the same cabin as the van.
 
Vans/Ute/Utility - General $42.00
Vans/Ute/Utility - Green $17.00
Trailers - General (up to 2m³) up to 2.4m long x1.2 wide - single or double axle $42.00
Trailers - Green (up to 2m³) up to 2.4m long x 1.2m wide - single or double axle $16.00
Large Trailers - General (per m³) up to 4.0m long x 1.2m wide $25.00 per m³
(min $43.00)
Large Trailers - Green (per m³) up to 4.0m long x 1.2m wide $12.00 per m³
(min $20.00)
Overweight - Truck, Trailer, Van or Ute loads containing concrete or similar Plus $40.00 on above

Special, Prohibited Wastes and Other Fees

  
Car Bodies (Foxton only) Free
Paint Exchange Free
Waste Oil $2.00/Ltr
Tyres (per tyre) $6.00
Truck/Tractor Tyres (per tyre) $12.00
Fridge/Freezer (per item) $30.00
Gen Whiteware (per item) $17.50
LPG Bottles/Tanks (per item) $6.00
Car Batteries Free

Solid Waste Collectors

 
Waste Collectors Annual Licence Fee $145.00

 

Levin Refuse Transfer Station (RTS)

The Levin Transfer Station is owned and operated by Midwest Disposals Ltd.  The following fees and charges, available for downloading below, apply.