Electronic waste (e-Waste)

Electronic waste (e-Waste)

Electronic waste (e-Waste) contains hazardous materials which can seriously harm the environment, wildlife and human health if disposed of inappropriately.

There are drop-off points for e-Waste recycling at New Plymouth and Stratford. Charges apply, but they are subsidised by the New Plymouth District Council and the Stratford District Council in their respective areas. 

New Plymouth: Transfer Station, Colson Rd (EnviroWaste Ltd, ph 06 758 7601). Hours: 8am-4.30pm daily. More information and price list(external link)

Stratford: Transfer Station, Cordelia St. Hours: 2pm-5pm Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday; 10am-1pm Wednesday; 1pm-5pm Saturday-Sunday. Prices: $10 per unit (TV, stereo or computer)