Refuse Transfer Station
The Council operates a Refuse Transfer Station and greenwaste diversion operation at 193 Springfield Road, Redclyffe.
Transfer Station Kiosk Operator: +64 6 844 4945
Council's Refuse Transfer Station at Redclyffe accepts most domestic, garden and building waste.
The greenwaste division and Recycling operations, are part of Council's Waste Minimisation initiative.
All vehicles are weighed in and out and charges are based on the weight of material dropped off.
Monday to Saturday: 7.30 am - 5.00 pm
Sunday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
Holidays: Closed on Good Friday, Christmas and New Year’s Day.
What Goes Where?
A free recycling area is located before the kiosk and open during normal hours.
Before Kiosk - Free to recycle.
- Green, brown and clear glass bottles
- Tin/aluminium cans
* Plastics grades 1-7 are collected in kerbside recycling collection only.
After Kiosk - Charge applies.
- Greenwaste, general waste, scrap metal, polystyrene, car tyres, concrete
- LPG bottles and waste oil have their own bins located near the main tip face.
Refuse Transfer Station Images
Fees and Charges
Refuse Transfer Station Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019.
All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).
|Refuse Transfer Station Charges||Fee (incl GST)|
|Note: All vehicles are weighed in and out.|
|Note: Fridges, freezers and batteries will only be accepted after the weighbridge due to the need to de-gas and high disposal cost for batteries. The normal waste fee will help towards this.|
|Greenwaste and Untreated Wood (per tonne)||$100.00|
|General Refuse (per tonne) (Bulk quantities agreed rate)||$206.00|
|Discount for separating Green Waste||$6.00|
|General Refuse (applies to loads under 50kg)||$12.00|
|Greenwaste and Untreated Wood (applies to loads under 50kg)||$10.00|
|General Refuse (applies to loads up to 100kg)||$22.00|
|Greenwaste and Untreated Wood (applies to loads up to 100kg)||$14.00|
|Polystyrene (per cubic metre)||$66.00|
|Charge per rubbish bag (Maximum of 2 bags)||$6.00|
|Car tyres each (truck tyres not accepted)||$8.00|
|Charge to reissue lost inwards docket||$10.00|
|Paper & cardboard, glass and metal separated at the recycling station (NO BATTERIES and FRIDGES/FREEZERS).||No Charge|