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.

This week's bin colours

South

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North

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Bin Calendar

To find your collection day - download a copy of the Bin Calendar.

Service frequency

Type of Area Rubbish
(Red Bin)
Recycling
(Yellow Bin)
Compost
(Green Bin)
Glass
(Blue Bin)
Residential Areas Fortnightly Fortnightly Weekly Fortnightly
Urban CBD (Commercial) Weekly Weekly WeeklyWeekly

Last updated: 27 Jul 2021