Rubbish and Recycling
Kāpiti Coast District Council is committed to a policy of waste minimisation.
Find out everything you need to know about rubbish and recycling services, how to reduce waste at home, and what laws and strategies exist for waste.
View all rubbish disposal fees here.
Kerbside rubbish and recycling services are available to urban households throughout the district. View information about collection days and maps here.
Transfer stations are located in key locations around the district. View transfer station operating hours and locations here.
Waste Reduction Grants
Got a great idea for reducing waste on the Coast? Now’s your chance! View information on waste reduction grants here.
Rubbish and Recycling FAQs
Which items can be recycled? What happens to my recyclables? View the answers to these questions and more here.
There are many helpful resources online and we have listed a few to help you with rubbish and recycling.
Keep New Zealand Beautiful
Create Your Own Eden
Kapiti Coast Freecycle
The Nappy Lady
Worms R Us
Zero Waste NZ Trust
Plastics NZ - school resources
Guide to Recycling in the Office - Ministry for the Environment website
NZ Business Council for Sustainable Development
Resource Efficiency in the Building and Related Industries (REBRI)
Sustainable Business Networks
The Waste Exchange