Information about EcoDrops and transfer stations. How to dispose of hazardous waste and what to do with demolition waste.
For disposing of large quantities of waste or items that are not collected through the wheelie bin service.
Burwood Recovery Park sorts the city’s earthquake waste and will be in operation until 2017.
Can be dangerous to human health, property or the environment if it is not properly managed. These items must not be put in any wheelie bins.
Drop off household chemicals at a Council transfer station for free.
Christchurch City Council is one of only a small number of Councils that have a kerbside organics wheelie bin collection.
Timber offcuts, sawdust and ash can contain high concentrations of arsenic, a toxic chemical that cannot be broken down.