Resource Recovery Centre

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Resource Recovery Centre

Council operates the Resource Recovery Centre opposite the Blenheim Transfer Station on the Wither Road Extension at the western end of Wither Road.

Day Time (open)
Monday to Friday 7.30 am to 5.00 pm
Saturday 7.30 am to 4.00 pm
Sunday 10.00 am to 4.00 pm

A wide range of recyclable materials can be dropped off there.

For more information check out our recycling update.

Check out FAQs

Go to Blenheim and Picton kerbside recycling page

Public holiday opening times

The Resource Recovery Centre is closed on Christmas Day, Good Friday and Anzac Day morning.

See here for other public holiday opening times

How much material do we recycle at the Resource Centre?

The following table shows the tonnage that was exported from the Resource Centre. This information is updated annually in July.

Material

2015 to 2016

2016 to 2017

2017 to 2018

Cardboard

23%

28%

28%

Paper

22%

22%

24%

Plastics

5%

5%

8%

Cans

3%

2%

2%

Glass

47%

43%

38%

Totals

100%

100%

100%

The following table shows the split of materials exported from the Resource Centre in tonnes. This information is updated annually in July.

Material 2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017 2017 to 2018
Cardboard 1,167 1,495 1,540
Paper 1,097 1,205 1,271
Plastics 341 416 423
Cans 106 109 112
Glass 2,372 2,201 2,035
Totals5,0835,4265,381

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