Collection Days

Waste Minimisation

Collection Days

Your bin collection day depends on where you live or work in Timaru. The residential organics bin is put out weekly and the red and yellow bins go out on alternate weeks.

To find your collection day, check out the map below.

This week's bin colours





Bin Calendar

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Service frequency

Type of Area Rubbish
(Red Bin)
(Yellow Bin)
(Green Bin)
Residential Areas Fortnightly Fortnightly Weekly
Urban CBD (Commercial) Weekly Weekly Weekly

Last updated: 22 Mar 2021