E-Waste

E-waste recycling depot

The Junction on Colson Road, New Plymouth correctly disposes of all e-waste, recycling all reusable material..

Where: The Junction, Colson Road.
Hours: From 10am to 4pm from Tuesday to Sunday.

Charges list (2021/22)

  • CRT TV, CRT monitor: $25.
  • Flat panel TV: $15.
  • LCD computer monitor: $13.
  • Desktop computer, server, UPS, keyboard, docking station, DVD/VCR player, stereo speaker: $5.
  • Laptop computer, modem, switch, router, computer speaker (per unit): $6.
  • Small printer, scanner, fax machine (<0.05m3): $18.
  • Small photocopier (<0.5m3): $50.
  • Alarm clock, camera, heater, fan, microwave, stereo amplifier, gaming console: $8.
  • Vacuum cleaner: $13.
  • Dehumidifier: $25.
  • Washing machine, dryer, dishwasher, oven: $10.
  • Other items – price on application.

**Note, prices are subject to change.

See www.e-cycle.co.nz for more information about e-waste.

If your unwanted computer equipment, printer or fax still has life left in it you could sell it or give it away:

Note: Delete all personal data from your computer before disposing it. If in doubt about how to do this contact a local computer service shop.

Commercial e-waste

Large businesses and government agencies have the option to insist that their suppliers take back unwanted equipment.

You can also contact E-cycle directly to arrange recycling of commercial quantities of e-waste at www.e-cycle.co.nz.

Photocopiers

If you have an unwanted photocopier, contact the manufacturer, e.g. Fuji Xerox, Konica Minolta, Ricoh, Canon, as they may be willing to collect it for refurbishing or recycling. There might be a cost depending on location, age of machine, etc.