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We accept cash/eftpos/visa/mastercard at the kiosk

Our staff at the kiosk will identify the load and the relevant fee structure that applies. Below is our current fees and charges related to the use of our EcoDrop facilities.

Current Fees

All prices are GST inclusive
Waste levy and Emissions Trading Scheme inclusive where applicable
Valid from September 1st 2018 until June 30th 2019.  We accept cash/eftpos/credit cards at the kiosk.

General Refuse

Domestic and Commercial - all vehicle types $253.40 per tonne
Minimum charge $10.10

Green Waste

Garden matter, leaves, branches, weeds, unsprayed lawn clippings - no cabbage tree leaves.
Domestic and Commercial - large vehicles including trailers $108.80 per tonne
Minimum charge - domestic station wagons/small 4x4s


$8.70 for senior citizens (Mon to Fri only)

Minimum charge - cars/hatchbacks


$8.10 for senior citizens (Mon to Fri only)

Senior citizen discount Mon - Fri only and not on public holidays. A senior citizen card or other relevant identification may be required.

Hard Fill

Clean rubble, concrete, bricks and large stones
Domestic and Commercial - all vehicle types $101.20 per tonne
Minimum charge $10.10


Domestic and Commercial - all vehicle types $7533.80 per tonne
Minimum charge $226.00

Top Soil

Clean separated loads
Domestic and Commercial - must be trailer loads only $101.20 per tonne
Minimum charge $10.10

Sorted Mixed Loads

Refuse and Green only. Loads must contain more than 50% green waste and be easily separable. Mixed load pricing is not available for commercial customers. $224.48 per tonne

Asbestos - Accepted at Metro Place only

Domestic and Commercial - all vehicles types $465.80 per tonne
Minimum charge $37.30


Car Tyre $9.00 per tyre
Rims $6.00 per rim
4WD $12.50 per tyre
Truck Tyre $30.00 per tyre
Tractor Tyre $75.00 per tyre
Loader Tyre $90.00 per tyre
All tyres - metric rate $875.00 per tonne

Public Weigh

$15.50 per weigh

Please note: prices include GST. Prices are subject to change without notice. EcoCentral is not able to absorb any increased costs associated with Government Levy's or Transwaste Canterbury Ltd Landfill charges. Any increases in these fees will be passed on to the customer.

Click here for a PDF version of our price list.

Pallets for asbestos available free of charge at Metro Place only