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WMIF grants review

Published: Monday 8 March 2021

We are proposing to update the guidelines and processes for the Waste Minimisation and Innovation Fund. You can have your say from 22 February to 21 March 2021.

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Recycling right in 2021

Published: Friday 22 January 2021

What Aucklanders are doing well to buck the trends in recycling.

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Successful prosecutions for two illegal dumpers

Published: Friday 22 January 2021

Mayor Phil Goff’s crackdown on illegal dumping across the region is continuing to deliver resu...

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Join the 'refillution' at Auckland Council Libraries and Pools and Leisure Centres

Published: Friday 22 January 2021

Auckland Council is proud to join the ‘refillution’ with selected libraries and all pools and leisure centres registering as official ‘RefillNZ Stations’ – places where people are welcome to stop in and refill their reusable water bottles for free, no questions asked.

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Papakura food waste collection

Published: Friday 22 January 2021

Papakura will be the first area in the Auckland region to get the new-three bin rubbish collection service and the first large-scale area to get a weekly food waste service.

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Illegal dumping cleared from Weiti River

Published: Thursday 21 January 2021

The team from Seacleaners used their specialised equipment to remove 2000 litres of rubbish and recyclables from the Weiti River.

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2020 WMIF Grant Recipients

Published: Monday 11 January 2021

Fifty-one community organisations and businesses are receiving a boost in funding from Auckland Council’s Waste Minimisation Innovation Fund (WMIF). Grant recipients will receive $649,256 for a range of projects designed to promote waste minimisation and reduce waste going to landfill.

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Upgrade to recycling facility keeps plastics in NZ

Published: Monday 7 December 2020

Up to 35 per cent of Aucklanders’ kerbside plastics can now be recycled in NZ

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Careless waste disposal sparks fires

Published: Friday 27 November 2020

As a simple rule, anything you plug in may pose harm to our staff, contractors or the public if it goes in your bin

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Bins Before Breakfast

Published: Monday 16 November 2020

Please ensure you place your bin out by 7 am on your collection day to avoid missing your pick-up.

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