Omarunui Landfill

Omarunui Landfill

Omarunui Landfill is Hastings District and Napier City Council’s jointly owned Landfill. In operation since 1988, it is a first class landfill with extensive pollutant control and practices in place to ensure effective environmental protection. Check out the video below to find out how our Omarunui Landfill runs.

The landfill is only open 8am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday to commercial operators/contractors with a Waste Disposal Licence. Members of the public are required to take their waste to one of the local refuse transfer stations.

Disposal Charges

The disposal costs for all commercial/industrial trucks and trailer units can be found on the  Omarunui Landfill Charges page.

Environmental Policy

Omarunui Landfill is committed to providing an environmentally responsible waste disposal site for Napier City and Hastings District which safely contains all waste on-site, complies with legal requirements and seeks to continually improve environmental performance.

Penalty Charges

Additional penalty charges may be charged in the following situations at the discretion of the Landfill Manager;

  • Late delivery of wastes (after 4.00pm or outside of normal operating hours)
  • Non-compliance with direction given for delivery of wastes, such as putrescible wastes and special wastes
  • Insecure loads - the Kiosk Operator, Landfill Supervisor or Landfill Manager may impose a penalty charge for continued insecure loads.

Waste Disposal Licence

To obtain a Solid Waste Licence, contact Solid Waste Engineer Philip Doolan on 06 871 5000. There are certain criteria that need to be met before a licence is given.