Recycling and Waste
Changes to Waste Services
Council are changing how we deal with waste across the district. These changes take effect from 1 JULY 2024. Find out more here.
When visiting a transfer station with your refuse, please bring your own shovel, rake or broom for unloading the rubbish off your trailer.
Information on alternative waste management and minimisation options for rural properties that currently rely on farm dumps.
The Bluegums Landfill has been engineered to high standards and is expected to service the Marlborough district until 2047.
Guidelines, Legislations and Plans
This section contains information on guidelines, legislations and plans to do with recycling and waste in Marlborough.
A number of materials and chemicals are classified as hazardous waste and their disposal to landfill should be avoided.
This section contains information for kerbside collections from 1 July 2023 - 30 June 2024.
Marlborough Charity Shops
This page contains a list of charity shops around Marlborough.
Picton Marina Waste Services
Council have provided waste collection points at the public jetty and London Quay areas of the Picton Marina.
This section contains information about recycling in Marlborough.
Rural Transfer Stations
This section contains information about rural transfer stations around Marlborough.
Statistics and Information