Forms, online resources and strategies

This page contains application forms, guides and policy documents relating to rubbish and recycling management for the Kāpiti Coast District.

Application forms

All forms are available for download or print from the links below.

Application for Waste Collector's Licence - Form 162
This form is to be used when applying to undertake waste collection activities in the Kāpiti Coast District.

Application for Waste Operator's Licence - Form 163
This form is to be used when applying to Kāpiti Coast District Council to operate a waste management facility within the Kāpiti Coast District.


Your Waste - Recycling Refresher

Your Waste - The Litterless Lunchbox

Guides and policy documents

All documents are available for download or print from the links below.

Solid Waste Bylaw 2010

'SWAP' Survey of Solid Waste 2017

Waste Levy Allocation Policy

Waste Management and Minimisation Plan 2017-2023

Wellington Regional Waste Assessment 2016

Helpful online resources

There are many helpful resources online and we have listed a few to help you with rubbish and recycling.

Keep New Zealand Beautiful

Scrap Metal Recycling Association of New Zealand 

At home

A Waste-less Journey

Create Your Own Eden

The Compost Collective

Kapiti Coast Freecycle

Love Food Hate Waste New Zealand

Op Shop Directory

Our Daily Waste

Pouch Products


Sustainable Living

The Nappy Lady

Trash is for Tossers

Worms R Us

Yellow Pages opt-out

Zero Waste NZ Trust

At school


Plastics NZ - school resources

Zero Waste Education - free to Kāpiti Schools

At work

Conscious Consumers

Guide to Recycling in the Office - Ministry for the Environment website

Resource Efficiency in the Building and Related Industries (REBRI) 

The Sustainable Business Network

The Waste Exchange


Related links

Council Bylaws