Buller District Council

Transfer station and kerbside collection update

2nd February, 2018

To assist with the clean up around the District we have extended the opening hours of the Westport Transfer Station and will allow residents to dump green waste free of charge until Sunday 11th February. 

The Reefton and Westport Transfer Stations will operate normal hours except for the following:

The Westport Transfer Station

  1. Will  extend opening hours on Sunday the 4 February  and Sunday  the 11th February 2018 from  9:00am until 4:00pm
  2. Will be open on  Waitangi Day Tuesday  6th February from 9:00am until 4:00pm

Because the Westport Transfer Station experienced  flooding issues,  which resulted in damage to weighbridge  and communications at this site.  All customers are advised that processing of refuse  payments and receipts  may result in  minor delays

Green waste

Green waste resulting from storm damage can be dumped at the Westport & Reefton Transfer Stations free of charge up to and including Sunday 11th February 2018


Kerbside collections

The section of Coast Road from Wilsons Lead to Punakaiki which was not collected today  , Friday 2nd  February will be collected tomorrow 3 February providing road conditions and weather are suitable.

All other Kerbside collections will be as programmed , providing road and weather conditions are suitable.





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