Find out where you can take clean fill material.

What is clean fill

Clean fill is material that will not have an adverse effect on people or the environment when buried.

This includes:

  • natural materials - clay, soil and rock, or brick
  • other inert materials - free from anything that could be/produce hazards to people or the environment.

Where to take clean fill

There are two cleanfill sites close to Lower Hutt: Kiwi Point, and the new cleanfill in Upper Hutt on Fergusson Drive (Contact; 027 204 1587; only available for commercial volumes > 1,000 cubic metres). Relevant fees and acceptance criteria apply.

Clean fill material can also be taken to Silverstream landfill. Refuse disposal fees apply.

Wainuiomata Cleanfill now closed

The Cleanfill at 126-196 Coast Road, Wainuiomata, closed in May 2022, and is no longer available for disposal.

The site is undergoing remediation, in line with the Wainuiomata Cleanfill Environmental Restoration Plan.

Regulatory information and documentation regarding this site, including previous consents, management plans, monitoring reports, and minutes of the Community Liaison Group are still available below.

Cleanfill documentation