About WasteNet

WasteNet is a shared Council service to work towards zero waste through effective education, waste prevention, minimisation and resource stewardship.

The WasteNet Mission

WasteNet Southland is a joint service between the Invercargill City Council, Southland District Council and Gore District Council, in collaboration with Environment Southland. WasteNet's mission is to provide the co-ordinated delivery of solid waste services within Southland to achieve the region's vision of a sustainable Southland.

Our Functions

WasteNet Southland's functions are to:

  • Facilitate the implementation of the Councils' waste management and minimisation plans
  • Provide support to organisations to develop their waste management and minimisation initiatives
  • Facilitate the local reuse, recovery, recycling, composting and reduction in use of materials
  • Gather data and report to the Councils

Business Plan

The Business Plan outlines WasteNets goals, objectives and programmes for a twelve month period. 

Annual Report

Follow up on WasteNet Southlands progress by downloading the latest Annual Report.