Landfill Charges

This page lists the charges for disposing of rubbish at the Spicer Landfill, situated at Broken Hill Road, Porirua City effective from 1 July 2015.   Fees were approved by the Wastewater Treatment Plant and Landfill Joint Committee at its meeting on 6 May 2014 (#1/14).

Domestic Vehicles

Description

Charging Criteria

Charges
(including GST)

Car only

Including:

  • Sedans, hatchbacks and small station wagons, where all the waste is either inside the boot, or on the seats, or on the roof.
  • People Movers (6-8 seater family van) and SUVs (Sports Utility Vans), where all waste is carried inside the boot section, ie NOT in the seating area and/or on the roof.

Per vehicle

$18.50

(Green waste only:
$10.00)

Van, Utility Vehicle only

Including:

  • People Movers (6-8 seater) and SUVs (Sports Utility Vans), where any waste is carried outside the boot section, ie in the seating area and/or on the roof.
  • Large Station Wagons and vans
  • Utility Vehicles with a flat deck provided the waste is not higher than 1.0 metre. These "light truck" type vehicles are recognisable as they have the same cabin as the similar model car or van.

Per vehicle

$39.50

(Green waste only: $20.50)

Small flat deck vehicle

  • Vehicles with a flat deck on a LWB van type chassis, or where the waste is higher than 1.0 metre

Per vehicle

$49.50

(Green waste only: $27.00)

Small Trailer

  • Maximum refuse dimensions 2.4 m long, 1.2 m wide, 1.0 metre high

Per trailer

$39.50

(Green waste only: ($20.50)

Medium Trailer

  • Maximum refuse dimensions 3 m long, 1.5 m wide, 1.0 metre high

Per trailer

$49.50

(Green waste only: $27.00)

Large Trailer

  • Any trailer with refuse exceeding the dimensions of the medium trailer or net weight >500kg will be weighed and charged according to the type of waste.

Per tonne

Refer appropriate waste charge (eg General waste, Special waste, Tyres, Polystyrene etc)

Car (loaded) and small trailer

Vehicle and trailer

$58.00

Van or Utility (loaded), and Small Trailer

Vehicle and trailer

$79.00

Van or Utility (loaded), and Medium Trailer

Vehicle and trailer

$89.00

Trade Waste

Description

Charging Criteria

Charges
(including GST)

Fridge/Freezer degassing

Per fridge

$21.00

(in addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate)

Gas bottles

Per bottle

$1.50

(in addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate)

Used oil

  • Containers must be smaller than 20 litres
  • Less than 10 litres free (no vehicle charge if only tipping oil)
  • From 10 to 40 litres will be charged per litre, plus vehicle charge 

Per litre

$1.50

(in addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate)

General Waste

  • Delivered by truck or large trailer
  • Truck is any vehicle not covered elsewhere

Per tonne

$129.00

Minimum Charge $64.50

Special Wastes

  • Pre-arranged delivery only
  • (asbestos, immediate burials etc)

Per tonne

$197.80

Minimum Charge $98.90

Green Waste

Per tonne

$98.90

Minimum Charge $49.40

Tyres

Description

Charging Criteria

Charges
(including GST)

Tyres only

  • Unconfirmed number

Per tonne

$477.70

Minimum charge $238.90

Tyres mixed with general waste

  • Transfer station must be able to confirm the number of tyres

-

$129.00 per tonne
plus relevant tyre charge

 

Tyres only: car or motorbike tyre

  • Transfer station must be able to confirm the number of tyres

Per tyre

$5.50 each

Tyres only: truck or tractor tyre

  • Transfer station must be able to confirm the number of tyres

Per tyre

$11.00 each

Tyres on rim

Per tyre

Tyre rate + $3.00

Fill

Description

Charging Criteria

Charges
(including GST)

Clean Fill

Per tonne

$129.00

Minimum charge $64.50

Clean Fill - Special Rate

  • Approved customers only - special conditions apply
  • Available only when the landfill requries fill for operational purposes

Per tonne

$5.80 - $10.70 - $18.50

By prior approval

Polystyrene

Per tonne

$2,541.90

Minimum charge $64.50

Sewage sludge and screenings

Per tonne

$174.20

Minimum charge $64.50

Car Bodies

Description

Charging Criteria

Charges
(including GST)

Car bodies, clean

Per car body

$44.30

Car bodies, containing refuse

Per car body

$129.00

Vehicle Weighing

Description

Charging Criteria

Charges
(including GST)

Vehicle weigh only

Per weighing

$14.00