Landfill location and charges, and litter penalties

Find out about the fees and charges for Hutt City landfills including littering charges.


Silverstream Landfill

  • Address: Reynolds Bach Drive, Stokes Valley
  • Opening hours: Mon-Fri 7:30am-5pm
    Daylight saving time: Sat and Sun 8am-6pm
    NZ standard time:  Sat and Sun 8am-5pm
  • Closed: Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Good Friday
  • Telephone: 04-563 6952

Landfill charges from 1 July 2021

All landfill charges include GST.

Note: We only take payment by credit card and EFTPOS.

General refuse

Includes shredded tyres and tyres cut into four.

Service

Cost

Cars and station wagons

$25.00

Vans, utilities, SUVs and trailers.

$50.00

All other vehicles (per tonne). $80.50 minimum charge applies.

$161.00

Green waste

Includes all garden waste. Green waste must not be mixed with general refuse.

Service

Cost

Cars and station wagons

$15.00

Vans, utilities, SUVs and trailers.

$35.00

All other vehicles (per tonne).

$126.50

Special waste

You need Council approval to dump all special waste.

Service

Per tonne

Minimum charge

More than 4 whole tyres

$500.00

$250.00

Polystyrene

$500.00

$250.00

Special waste (default)

$241.50

$120.75

Certain special wastes (eg asbestos)

POA

POA - call in advance

You can also dispose waste at Seaview Transfer Station

  • Address: 27 Seaview Road, Seaview
  • Opening hours: Mon-Sat 7:30am-5pm / Sun 8:30am-4:30pm
  • Telephone: 0800 10 10 10

Littering charges

Littering is illegal in Hutt City.  If you get caught littering, you'll have to pay a fine.

If you find litter or see illegal dumping, contact us on 04 570 6666 or log it online.

Report a problem

We can issue rubbish dumping and littering fines for:

  • dumping rubbish illegally
  • throwing litter from vehicles
  • material falling off trailers.

You have 28 days to pay your fine.

Type of littering

Fee

  • cigarette butts
  • wrappers/paper
  • chewing gum
  • small amount of food wast
  • take-away food/drink containers
  • fish and chip papers
  • plastic drink bottle(s) and aluminium can(s)
  • domestic/commercial waste in, or by, public litter bins
  • single small bag of refuse

$100

  • multiple small bags, one to three large bags or boxes of refuse
  • small furniture items
  • small amounts of discard due to an insecure load from truck or trailer

$200

  • any large volume of household/commercial/ green waste
  • car parts
  • large furniture items
  • four or more large rubbish bags
  • hazardous rubbish such as used nappies, needles, sanitary pads, broken glass, wood with nails and sharp metals.

$400

For more information

Litter Act 1979