Recycling FAQs

Recycling is a private initiative and weekly recycling bag collections are provided in Mangawhai and Baylys and supported by collection points along the State Highways between the two townships.

Other recycling alternatives?

Please note: Little River Transport (Beach Road, Dargaville) is no longer accepting recycling. Recycling can be taken to the Awakino Road Transfer Station during opening hours.

Area

Organisation responsible

What can be deposited

Cost

Dargaville – Countdown Carpark

Scouts

Aluminium cans

Free

Dargaville – Edward Street

Greenways Trust

Aluminium cans and clean tins

Free

Dargaville – Murdoch Street

Fast Food Takeaways

Newspaper – clean large sheets only

Free

Dargaville – Gordon Street

Dargaville Primary School

Cellphones

Free

What types of products can be recycled?

  • Paper
  • Cardboard
  • Glass
  • Alumininium Cans
  • Tins
  • Plastics Grade 1 and 2

Recycling must be placed in a yellow recycling bag in order to be collected. Bags cost $1.50 and can be purchased throughout the District from most supermarkets and Council offices.

 

More on recycling can be found in this brochure produced by Love Kaipara.