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: Waste Minimisation Manager (Wellington)

Waste Minimisation Manager Fixed-term 12 months Wellington City Council is currently looking for a passionate sustainability professional to join our organisation and help us continue our... Read More

WasteMINZ Board nominations 2018

The WasteMINZ Board is elected by our members to provide governance for WasteMINZ, as well as monitoring the organisation’s performance.  The Board must also set the strategic direction, and... Read More

Career opportunity: Team Leader – Waste Contracts and Compliance (Tauranga)

Tauranga City Council has a goal of minimising waste to landfill for the City.  The Sustainability and Waste Team are currently looking to recruit a Team Leader: Waste Contracts and Compliance.... Read More

Career opportunity: Project Manager – Rubbish and Recycling Service (Hamilton)

Hamilton City Council is looking for an experienced fixed-term professional to join the City Waters team to provide high-level Project Management expertise to deliver the new rubbish and recycling... Read More

Upcoming Events

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Webinar: Remediation of a chlorinated solvent plume via physical stripping, bioremediation, and chemical reduction

This webinar, presented by Luke Beirne (Environmental Geologist, Aurecon) is a case study presentation in the use of multiphase treatment to remediate a chlorinated solvent plume beneath an active... 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


WasteMINZ 30th Annual Conference - Target 2050

Our 30th annual WasteMINZ Conference will be held in Christchurch at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand from 5-8 November 2018. 2018 Conference theme:  A new climate-change law set to be... Read More