Tuatapere Recycle Centre

51 King Street, Tuatapere. Open 24/7. Free.


From Tuatapere township, head northeast on Orawia Road toward King Street.  Take the first right onto King Street.  Travel for 700 metres, enter the Tuatapere Domain.  The recycle centre is in the carpark on the left.

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