Transfer Stations

There are 7 Transfer Stations across the district; Hawera, Opunake, Manaia, Patea, Eltham, Waitotara and Waverley.

Free recycling facilities, open 24 hours a day, are available at Opunake, Eltham, Manaia, Waitotara and Waverley transfer stations. Patea and Hawera Transfer Stations also have free recycling however these can only be accessed in working hours.

See what green waste can be disposed of at your local transfer station here.

Transfer Station Fees

To view the current Transfer Station fees click here.

Open Hours

*All Transfer Stations are closed Christmas Day, New Years Day and Good Friday. Transfer stations will also be closed in the event of high winds.

Opening hours are as follows:

Hawera Transfer Station
Scott Street, Hawera
(06) 278 8404 (Office)
 

Monday

Open 8.30am 

Close 5pm

Tuesday

8.30am

5pm

Wednesday

8.30am

5pm

Thursday

8.30am

5pm

Friday

8.30am

5pm

Saturday

9.30am

5pm

Sunday

12.30pm

5pm

Other Public Holidays*

12:30pm

5pm

 


Manaia, Patea and Opunake Transfer Stations
Hassard Street, Manaia; Scotland St, Patea; Aytoun St, Opunake (06) 761 7451 (office)
 

Monday

Closed

 

Tuesday

Closed

 

Wednesday

Open 1pm

Close 4pm

Thursday

Closed

 

Friday

Closed

 

Saturday

Open 1pm

Close 4pm

Sunday

Open 1pm

Close 4pm

 


Eltham Transfer Station
Pinny Drive, Eltham

Please note, the Eltham Transfer Station will be closed on ANZAC Day

Monday

Closed

 

Tuesday

Open 1pm

Close 2.30pm

Wednesday

Closed

 

Thursday

Open 1pm

Close 2.30pm

Friday

Closed

 

Saturday

Open 1pm

Close 4pm

Sunday

Open 1pm

Close 4pm


Waitotara Transfer Station
Kells Street, Waitotara

Monday

Closed

 

Tuesday

Closed

 

Wednesday

Open 3pm

Close 5pm

Thursday

Closed

 

Friday

Closed

 

Saturday

Closed

 

Sunday

Open 3pm

Close 5pm

Public Holidays

Closed

 

 


Waverley Transfer Station
Oturi Road/Station Road, Waverley

Monday

Closed

 

Tuesday

Closed

 

Wednesday (Summer)

Open 4pm

Close 6pm

Wednesday (Winter)

Open 3pm

Close 5pm

Thursday

Closed

 

Friday

Closed

 

Saturday

Closed

 

Sunday

Open 12.30pm

Close 4.30pm

Public Holidays

Closed

 

 

Hazardous Waste
Domestic Hazardous Waste (paints, batteries) under 10 litres can be left at the Hawera Transfer Station. Callers with queries regarding disposal of special or possibly hazardous wastes should call the Taranaki Regional Council during working hours.