Rubbish and recycling Featured Recycling The kerbside recycling service that we provide is paid for through rates. Waste minimisation Encouraging waste minimisation through education, community initiatives, and recycling. Rubbish Local rubbish collection businesses are privately owned and operated. Let Council know if you see litter or rubbish being illegally dumped. Transfer stations Transfer stations in Waipā are privately owned and operated, and not managed by Council.