What can you put in a Throw n’ Tow?
You can put a wide variety of waste into a Throw n’ Tow bin. However, they are not suitable for some items. The trailer bins are not designed for heavy waste, such as dirt, rocks, sand, tiles or concrete. Heavy waste must make up no more than 2 wheelbarrow loads per trailer.
General household waste
General garden waste
Small branches, prunings, leaves and flowers
Recyclable Items including glass, paper, cardboard, empty steel cans, empty cartons and bottles
Small timber offcuts
Old pots and plants
White goods – fridges, washing machines, dryers
Computers and accessories
Electrical appliances and mobile phones
Grease Trap waste
Batteries, including vehicle batteries
Used oil filters
Containers filled with Oil
Diesel, petrol and other chemicals
The maximum load limit for a Trailer Bin is 500kgs. The Hirer must not exceed this. Bins are weighed before they are emptied. If the load is more than 500kgs, then additional charges may apply. The additional charge is $26 per 100kg (26c per Kg) or part thereof on any amount over 500Kgs.
DO NOT USE Throw n’ Tow FOR:
The Hirer shall ensure the Trailer Bin will not be on-hired to any other person, lent to any other person, used for illegal purposes, sold or otherwise part with the Trailer Bin from their property or control.
Due to the rules and regulations of the NZ Land Transport Safety Authority, the NZ Police and the Occupational Health & Safety Authority, overloaded and/or insecure loads cannot be transported.
*NOTE: Asbestos is an extremely dangerous substance that must be disposed of correctly, or it may lead to criminal prosecution. The Hirer is liable for any asbestos found in the Trailer Bin, and the cost of disposing of the asbestos.