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 Communications and Project Advisor (Tauranga)

Tauranga is New Zealand's fastest growing and fifth largest city. Managing this growth makes for a challenging and dynamic work environment. Tauranga City Council is focused on the City's future... Read More

Career opportunity: Wellington Regional Waste Planner

Regional Waste Planner (fixed-term, 12 months) Are you an experienced policy planner type with a passion for delivering outcomes that really do make a difference? Want to play a leadership... Read More

Career Opportunity: Waste Contracts and Compliance Officer (Tauranga)

Waste Contracts and Compliance Officer Tauranga City Council Tauranga City Council has a vision of minimising the amount of waste to landfill from the City. The Sustainability and Waste... Read More

Career opportunity: Commercial Manager (Wellington)

Commercial Manager Wellington City Council’s Waste Operations Unit Everyone one of us produces waste. While most people never want to see it again once they’ve flushed or put out their... Read More

Upcoming Events

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WasteMINZ Member Networking and farewell to Paul Evans (Auckland)

Here's a great opportunity to catch up with the WasteMINZ Board and your fellow members, as well as farewelling Paul Evans from the WasteMINZ team. Food and drinks provided. Guest speaker... Read More


Webinar: Evolution of New Zealand contaminated land regulatory regimes and management strategies

Presented by:  Marcus Herrmann (Principal, Contaminated Land), RILEY Consultants This webinar will cover: Presentation – 40 minutes: Development, introduction and review of the... Read More


Changeology workshop (Auckland)

WasteMINZ is pleased to bring you Changeology, a comprehensive two-day workshop on the skilled and systematic design of behaviour change projects in any context. Changeology is facilitated by... Read More


Contaminated Land Networking (Christchurch)

Join us for the first Contaminated Land Management member networking of 2019. It’s a great opportunity to catch up with your fellow members and to talk with the WasteMINZ team. We’ll provide... Read More