Spicer Landfill

If you have recycling, garden waste, old fridges, tyres or rubbish – we want it at Spicer Landfill AKA the tip. It's the best place to dump your domestic and commercial waste responsibly.

Household rubbish - fee calculator

All prices include GST.


*The fine print

  • Sedans, hatchbacks and small station wagons, where all the waste is inside the vehicle.
  • 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.
Cars GST inclusive GST exclusive
Household waste $21.00 $18.26
Green waste only $11.50 $10.00

  • 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.
Van, Utility Vehicle only GST inclusive GST exclusive
Household waste $44.50 $38.70
Greenwaste only $23.50 $20.44

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

Small flat deck vehicle GST inclusive GST exclusive
Household waste $56.00 $48.70

  • Maximum refuse dimensions 2.4 metre long, 1.2 metre wide, 1.0 metre high.
Small trailer GST inclusive GST exclusive
Household waste $44.50 $38.70
Green waste $23.50 $20.44

  • Maximum refuse dimensions 3 metre long, 1.5 metre wide, 1.0 metre high
Medium trailer GST inclusive GST exclusive
Household waste $56.00 $48.70
Green waste $31.00 $26.95

  • 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.
Large trailer GST inclusive GST exclusive
Household waste Refer appropriate waste charge (e.g. General waste, Special waste, Tyres, Polystyrene etc.) Refer appropriate waste charge (e.g. General waste, Special waste, Tyres, Polystyrene etc.)


Other sorts of waste

Item GST Inclusive GST Exclusive
Fridge/freezer degassing- per fridge, in addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate). $24.50 (In addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate) $21.30 (In addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate)
Gas bottles- per bottle. $1.50 (In addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate) $1.30 (In addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate)
Used oil- per litre. 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. $1.50 (In addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate) $1.30 (In addition to the tonnage or vehicle rate)
General waste- per tonne. Delivered by truck or large trailer. $145.53 (minimum charge $72.71) $126.55 (minimum charge $63.23)
Special wastes- Per tonne. Pre-arranged delivery only (asbestos, immediate burials etc). $223.08 (minimum charge $111.54) $193.98 (minimum charge $96.99)
Green waste- per tonne. $111.54 (minimum charge $55.77) $96.99 (minimum charge $48.50

Items GST Inclusive GST Exclusive
Tyres only - per tonne $538.67 (minimum charge $269.39) $468.41 (minimum charge $234.25)
Tyres mixed with general waste
- transfer station must be able to confirm the number of tyres
$145.53 (minimum charge $72.71) per tonne plus relevant tyre charge $126.55 (minimum charge $63.23) per tonne plus relevant tyre charge
Car or motorbike tyres
- per tyre- transfer station must be able to confirm the number of tyres
$6.30 each $5.47 each
Truck or tractor tyres:
- per tyre- transfer station must be able to confirm the number of tyres
$12.40 each $10.78 each
Tyres on rim
- per tyre
Tyre rate + $3.40 Tyre rate + $2.96

Clean fill - per tonne $145.53 (minimum charge $72.71) $126.54 (minimum charge $63.23)
Clean fill - special rate
- per tonne - approved customers only - available only when the landfill requires fill for operational purposes “Available only when the landfill requires fill for operational purpose” Please contact landfill Manager on 0274881804 for prior approval.
$6.60 - $12.10 - $20.90 By prior approval $5.74 - $10.52 - $18.17 By prior approval
Polystyrene
- per tonne
$2,866.05
(minimum charge $72.71)
$2,492.21
(minimum charge $63.23)
Sewage sludge and screenings
- per tonne
$196.46
(minimum charge $72.71)
$170.83
(minimum charge $63.23)

No longer accepted.


Items GST Inclusive GST Exclusive
Vehicle weigh only $16.00 $13.91

You can reduce your fee by separating out recyclables first and bringing your green waste separately.


Bulk household recycling

Drop these items off for recycling on your way to the landfill. If you drop them off on your way in, they will not be counted in your fees calculation. Please note, plastics 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 are no longer recycled and should go to landfill.

  • Glass bottles and jars 
  • Plastics 1 and 2
  • Cans
  • Paper and cardboard.

Bulk recycling is open from 8.30am to 5pm.


Garden waste

Big weekend in the garden? 

Separate out your garden or green waste. The charge for this is less than the charge for general waste as long as you have only green waste in your load.

Green waste is turned into packaged and bulk premium quality composts, mulches and mixes, and sold back to the public and businesses.

Green waste includes lawn clippings, weeds, tree pruning and logs up to 400mm in diameter.


Spicer landfill trade and other waste

For commercial vehicles and large trailers there is a certified weighbridge at the entrance to Spicer Landfill. 

Any trailer with refuse exceeding 3 metres long, 1.5 metres wide, 1.0 metres high or has net weight >500kg will be weighed and charged according to the type of waste.


Location and opening hours

Note - Bulk recycling is open from 8.30am to 5pm

Open every day (except Christmas Day)
Closed Christmas Day
Monday - Saturday 7am to 5pm. Last trailer accepted at 4.45pm.
Sundays & Public Holidays 9am to 5pm. Last trailer accepted at 4.45pm.
Address Broken Hill Rd, Porirua