The Ministry for the Environment has issued information for the public about dealing with household rubbish and recycling under Alert Level 4.  

The collection of rubbish for households and essential businesses/services is an ‘essential service’ during all Covid-19 Alert levels, including Alert Level 4.

Households should continue to use their kerbside rubbish collection for rubbish disposal.

Residents are being advised to check their local council or private collector website and social media platforms regularly for updates on kerbside collection dates and rubbish arrangements in their area.