Tokanui Recycle Centre

23 McEwan Street, Tokanui. Open 24/7. Free.


From Tokanui township, head east on Tokanui Gorge Road Highway for 1.2 kilometres, toward East Street. Take the 2nd left onto McEwan Street travelling for 300 metres. The recycle centre is on the left (opposite Buckingham Street).

Material Accepted

  • Paper (newspaper, magazines, junkmail, books, mail, envelopes, cards)
  • Cardboard (boxes, packaging, cereal boxes)
  • Aluminium cans
  • Tin and Steel cans
  • Plastic - types 1 and 2  (milk bottles, soft drink bottles, bathroom and laundry containers)
  • Glass bottles and jars

Material Not Accepted

  • Clothing
  • Plastic - types 3 to 7
  • Window glass
  • Dirty paper or cardboard