Rubbish collection in Auckland
Click the Auckland Council logo and read about how Aucklands rubbish is collected.
Navigate the site to find answers to the following questions.
How often is rubbish collected in Auckland?once a week
Find and list 5 things that are NOT allowed to go into rubbish bins.
Search your home or school address. What day does your rubbish get picked up? What about your recycling? Screenshot the information it provides.
What are the 4 tips given to ‘recycle right’?
- rinse and squash all containers
- leave the lids on all bottles and containers
- containers should be no larger than 4 litres
- don’t put plastic bags in your Auckland Council recycling bin – they get caught in the sorting machines
What is ‘inorcganic’ collection?not consisting of or deriving from living matter.
What happens to the rubbish collection when it is a public holiday?Auckland Council rubbish and recycling collections, with some exceptions, happen one day later than usual after a public holiday.
Find the address of the NEAREST transfer station (i.e. dump). Paste it here.East tamaki