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Special Waste Permit

Apply for a special waste permit

A special waste permit is required for the disposal of “Difficult” or “Discretionary” waste at the Landfill (operated by AB Lime). If your waste material is defined as Special Waste you will need to apply for a special waste permit.

Special Waste Permit Application

Download and complete your special waste permit form

Complete all the fields with the applicable information – please note that you will have to confirm the name of the company that will transport your waste material to the landfill before you can submit your application.

Once complete, email (with attachments, if any) to wastenet@icc.govt.nz and waste@ABLime.co.nz

Application Fee

There is a $25 application fee to apply for a Special Waste Permit. This fee will be billed to your company and the associated disposal charge will be billed to transport company.

Troubleshooting

Contact the Invercargill City Council on (03) 211-1777 if you would like any assistance.

(If yes, we will request to see this once your application is approved)

Authorised Users Fees and Charges

The following fees and charges are those set by WasteNet Southland for the period of 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2024.

These charges also include the Government Waste Disposal Levy of $50 (ex GST) per tonne, and $62.31 (ex GST) per tonne for New Zealand Emission Trading Scheme costs. These charges may be subject to change through unforeseen circumstances.

Note:
The Landfill Operator’s surcharge for Other Controlled Waste will be determined by the Landfill Operator when the Landfill Operator gives notice of such waste becoming a Controlled Waste.
The Landfill Operator will determine applicable charges that are additional to the standard permit application fee (or the basis for such additional charges) at the time of processing an application for a Special Waste Permit.

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Please note: there is an error in the Collection Day search for Gore District Council properties due to the new kerbside glass recycling and rubbish collection service. Please refer to the 2024 collections calendar for correct pickup information: 2024 Gore District Council [PDF]