Public Holiday Collections

Recycling and rubbish collections will be one day later than usual after a public holiday, with some exceptions.

Check your collection day this public holiday

Use our collection day search to check the next collection date for your address, including changes due to public holidays.


Recycling and Rubbish Collection

Invercargill City Council and Gore District Council kerbside collections will be one day later than usual due to Labour Day public holiday. All collections return to normal on Monday 31 October.

Southland District Council kerbside recycling and rubbish collections are not affected and will be operating as normal for the week 24-30 October.


Labour Day - Monday 24 October

Normal Collection Day

Put Your Bin Out

Monday 24 October (Labour Day)

Tuesday 25 October

Tuesday 25 October

Wednesday 26 October

Wednesday 26 October

Thursday 27 October

Thursday 27 October

Friday 28 October

Friday 28 October

Saturday 29 October



Council Transfer Stations

  • The Bluff Transfer Station will be closed on Monday 24 October.
  • The Gore Transfer Station will be closed on Monday 24 October.
  • All other Council Transfer Stations will be operating their normal hours.