Service Changes due to Labour Day

Recycling and Rubbish Collection services

There will be no recycling and rubbish collections in the Gore, Mataura, Bluff and Invercargill on Monday 22 October, 2018 due to Labour Day Public Holiday.  Collections will be one day later for the rest of the week.

  • If your collection day is normally Monday, please place your bin/s out on Tuesday 23 October for collection.
  • If your collection day is normally Tuesday, please place your bin/s out on Wednesday 24 October for collection.
  • If your collection day is normally Wednesday, please place your bin/s out on Thursday 25 October for collection.
  • If your collection day is normally Thursday, please place your bin/s out on Friday 26 October for collection.
  • If your collection day is normally Friday, please place your bin/s out on Saturday 27 October for collection.

Please note that the collection trucks may be round their routes quicker than usual.  Please have your bin/s out on time (e.g. 7am to 7:30am) to ensure collection.  If we have missed your bin, please call your local Council for advice.

Normal collections will resume from Monday October 29, 2018.

If you are unsure about your collection day, please used the "My Collection Day Finder" for more information.

Southland District Council - No changes to recycling and rubbish collection services

There are no changes to the recycling and rubbish collections in Southland District.  Recycling and Rubbish collections will be operationg as normal.  If you are unsure about your collection day, please used the "My Collection Day Finder" for more information. 

Transfer Station services

  • Bluff Transfer Station is closed on Labour Day, Monday October 22.
  • Gore Transfer Station is closed on Labour Day, Monday October 22.
  • All other Council Transfer Stations will be operating their normal hours.

 For more information about your local transfer station hours, please click here.