Oamaru Refuse Transfer Station

​​​​​​​The Oamaru Refuse Transfer Station is owned and operated by Waste Management NZ Limited. It replaces the Oamaru Landfill, which closed in April 2017. 

For more background information on the landfill closure go to Refuse transfer station​ page​​.​

Oamaru Refuse Transfer Station map.

Opening hours:​

​​Monday to Friday​8am - 5pm
​Saturday​9am - 5pm​
Sunday​Closed
​ ​Refuse Transfer Station is closed on Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Good Friday and ​ANZAC morning (until 1pm.)

Charges 

​(Effective as at 22 April 2017). All prices include GST.​​​

D​escription (all vehicles to be weighed)​​General waste​​Green waste​

​Minimum Charge

$22.50

$12.50

Car / Trailer / Van / Ute (per 100 kgs)​

$22.83

$9.00

All Other Vehicles​​ (per tonne)

$228.30

$90.00​

All payments to be made at Refuse Transfer Station using EFTPOS, credit card or account (prior arrangement required). 

​Waste types accepted​
  • All dry general waste (if you have wet or special waste, please contact Waste Management who will advise you on how best to manage this)

  •  Recyclables: Plastic, cardboard, paper and metal cans (if you have items which may be reusable or other recyclable items please take these to the Waitaki Resource Recovery Park on Chelmer Street). For more information please go to Waitaki Resource Recovery Park page​.

For more information please visit Waste Management website​ or call Waste Management​ on 0800 10 10 10. ​

Page reviewed: 21 Apr 2017 3:57pm