Greenwaste Acceptance Facility and Composting

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We're still available by email or phone. Due to limited resourcing please email your enquiry to mdc@marlborough.govt.nz. Include contact details and we'll contact you as soon as we can. For urgent matters use our 24 hour number 03 520 7400. Please be aware call wait times may be longer than usual.

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Greenwaste Acceptance Facility and Composting

COVID-19

See information on recycling and resource recovery including greenwaste during the COVID-19 event

Temporary changes at this facility

This facility has been converted into a Temporary Transfer Station with effect from Monday 24 June 2019.

See Blenheim Temporary Transfer Station FAQs for details of the changes

Opening hours

Day Time (open)
Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 4.30 pm
Saturday 8.00 am to 4.00 pm
Sunday 8.00 am to 4.00 pm

Click here to view details on Fees and Charges

Public holiday opening times

See public holiday opening times

Compost sale prices

Product Price (GST inclusive)
Basic compost $50 per scoop (0.5 m3)
Basic compost bagged $6 per bag
Pottager garden mix $55 per scoop (0.5 m3)
Pottager garden mix Bagged $7 per bag
Basic compost mulch $40 per scoop (0.5 m3)
Basic compost mulch bagged $5 per bag

Delivery can be arranged. Charges apply.

Bulk price discounts are available for loads greater than 3 cubic metres.

The site can be contacted directly on phone: 03 578 8516.

How much greenwaste does the site take each year?

The following table shows the volume of greenwaste taken each year. This information is updated annually in July.

2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017 2017 to 2018 2018 to 2019
Greenwaste 16,087 17,466 18,251 21,178
Totals16,08717,46618,25121,178

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