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Most all recyclable material can be dropped off at Ruapehu Transfer Stations for no cost. On some items where there is a cost of disposal there may be a small charge to cover transport of handling.
Costs for refuse disposal at Transfer Stations can found on the Fees and Charges page.
Council operates a district Landfill and recycling centre in Taumarunui along with Transfer Stations in National park, Ohura, Owhango, Ongarue and Ohakune (Waimarino).
The locations and opening hours for these facilities can be found by following this link.
If you have special refuse or recycling needs or need assistance with rubbish disposal or recycling please email Dean Hosking or contact him via a local Council office.
The following items
are unable to be recycled and will therefore incur a cost at the Transfer