2020 new rubbish and recycling service

The Council is deciding on the rubbish and recycling service as part of the 2018-2028 10 Year Plan.

This page will be kept updated over the next two years before the change in service on 1 July 2020.

October to November 2016 Community consultation on changing the kerbside rubbish and recycling service.

The Council received 2790 responses to the consultation.

February 2017 Hearings for the public on the change to the kerbside service.
March 2017 Council approval to tender for a change in kerbside service.
April to October 2017 Tendering of new service.
December 2017 The Council approved for $81.7 million for the draft 2018-2028 10 Year Plan.
29 March to 30 April 2018 Consultation on the 10 Year Plan.
May 2018 Hearings on the 10 Year Plan.

A PDF document of the draft business case is available here:

Waste review business case for Finance Committee 20 September 2016

This will be updated with the finalised business case in August 2018.