Rubbish disposal fees and charges

An image showing kerbside rubbish collection in the district.

Our fees and charges for the 2022 / 2023 financial year are provided below.

All fees are stated as GST inclusive (unless otherwise stated).

We reserve the right to review any fees and charges at any time. Please check with us for any updates.

Rubbish service at kerbside

Official rubbish bag (65-litre) or sticker $3.00
Small rubbish bag (35-litre) $1.80

Rubbish services at Council’s rural transfer stations

Re:Sort is owned and operated by a joint venture company, Northland Regional Landfill Limited Partnership. We do not set the charges for it.  

Re:Sort charges by weight.  Current charges can be found on the Re:Sort Centre page of the Northland Waste website (under the heading Whangarei Resource Recovery Park).

Re:Sort Centre (

Re:Sort accepts waste by the bag, trailer or truck load. Save money by separating your waste first and recycling what you can.

Standard rubbish bag (65 litre) - rubbish $3.00
Standard rubbish bag (35 litre) - vegetation $2.00
Standard rubbish bag (35 litre) - rubbish $1.80
Car boot - rubbish $20.00
Car boot - vegetation $12.00
Station wagons, people movers - rubbish $45.00 per m3
Station wagons, people movers - vegetation $22.50 per m3
Ute, vans, 4 wheel drives - rubbish $45.00 per m3
Ute, vans, 4 wheel drives - vegetation $22.50 per m3
Trailers - rubbish $45.00 per m3
Trailers - vegetation $22.50 per m3
Loaded vehicle plus loaded trailer - rubbish $45.00 per m3
 Public use of weighbridge* $10.00
 Clean rubble, concrete, bricks per ton* $190.00
 Vegetation per ton* $105.00
 Rubbish per ton* $220.00
Car tyre $8.00
Truck tyre $25.00
4WD and light commercial tyre $12.00
Tractor tyre $48.00
Tyres on rim As above + $3.50
Earthmover tyres Not accepted
Televisions / screens / other e-waste $20.00
Whiteware / gas bottles (de-gassing) $7.00

* Charges will be active once the weighbridge has been installed.