Introducing WasteMINZ

WasteMINZ is the largest representative body of the waste, resource recovery and contaminated land sectors in New Zealand.

WasteMINZ 30th Annual Conference

Airforce Museum of New Zealand, Christchurch. 5th to 8th November 2017.


Upcoming Workshops & Webinars

WasteMINZ is firmly committed to increasing the capability of our industry and enhancing the sharing of knowledge.

Welcome to WasteMINZ

Formed in 1989, WasteMINZ is a membership-based organisation with over 1,000 members – from small operators through to councils and large companies.

We are the authoritative voice on waste, resource recovery and contaminated land in New Zealand and seek to achieve ongoing and positive development of our industry through strengthening relationships, facilitating collaboration, knowledge sharing and championing the implementation of best practice standards. 

Become a member

Find out more about the benefits of being a WasteMINZ member

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Career opportunity: Solid Waste Officer (Waimakariri)

Solid Waste engineering and waste minimisation Great lifestyle in the growing Waimakariri District Supportive and friendly working environmentThe Waimakariri District Council serves a... Read More

Career opportunity: Chief Executive Officer – EcoCentral

Passion For Recycling Leadership Role In Waste Minimisation           Opportunity For Innovation & GrowthEcoCentral Limited employs over 100 staff and provides... Read More

Local Government Waste Management Manifesto released

The changes and action needed to enable effective waste management Local Government is calling on Associate Environment Minister Eugenie Sage to make key changes, which will allow central and... Read More

Winners of WasteMINZ Awards for Excellence

Auckland Council and Conscious Consumers win WasteMINZ Awards for Excellence Conscious Consumers and Auckland Council were presented the top awards at 2017 WasteMINZ Awards for Excellence in... Read More

Upcoming Events

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Webinar: Landfill Odour - Impact Assessment, Monitoring and Control

Responding to odour complaints is fraught with difficulties. Not only is it time-consuming for both operators and regulators but it also involves dealing with a range of human emotions and... Read More


Resource Recovery Study Tour (Auckland and Waikato)

We are very excited to announce that we are partnering with Envision NZ to deliver a Resource Recovery Study Tour in Auckland and Waikato on 22 and 23 March 2018. The tour will be a first-hand... Read More


ISWA 2018 World Congress

The ISWA World Congress 2018 promises to deliver a world-class technical programme designed to advance scientific and technical knowledge for sustainable solid waste management. Through keynote... Read More