Our further processing plant for farm plastic recycling, including bale wrap and cut-to-size silage covers, is open for drop-offs Monday to Friday, 8am - 4pm.

Disability Support Invercargill

Who We Are

Recycle South, formerly known as Southland disAbility Enterprises, is a
not-for-profit environmentally aware business founded on the belief that everybody deserves to have equal opportunity. We enrich the lives of people with disabilities by providing meaningful employment and personal development opportunities through operating a successful and environmentally aware business.

Our team members are determined to provide high-quality, timely service and be fair and honest in everything we do.  Listening to others’ ideas, offering a helping hand, and constantly looking for ways to improve are how we promise to provide the best possible service.

As an environmentally aware business in a large agricultural area who strive for innovation, we have developed a way to recycle farm plastics into a plastic resin product that can exported. 

Find out more about Recycle South

Bale Wrap and Agricultural Plastic Recycling

Recycle South is leading innovation with New Zealand's first further processing plant for recycling farm waste plastics (LDPE and HDPE).
We turn them into reusable plastic resin pellets right here in Southland.

Play your part in recycling farm plastics.


Check out what we do! Our recycling services offer solutions for dealing with a range of unwanted waste materials.   
farm bale wrap recycling
Bale Wrap Recycling

That’s a wrap on what to do with bale wrap! If you’re burning, burying, storing, or ignoring silage wrap, we have the solution. 

Southland Recycling Services

We receive, process, and sell as many recyclable items as we logistically can. Items that would usually be heading for landfill! 

Southland Cardboard Recycling
Business Collection

We understand that when running a business, you often don’t have the time to organise recycling materials yourself.

Help us to keep doing what we do.

As we are a not for profit organisation, the support of our community goes
directly towards helping us support our unique workforce in an environmental context.

Local disability employment

Our "Why"

Recycle South are a Southland-based registered charity who believe in creating a more diverse and inclusive workforce, giving those in our community who live with a disability a meaningful job in the future of sustainability. 

We listen to others’ ideas, offering a helping hand, and constantly looking for ways to improve is how we promise to provide the best possible service.

Our ability will surprise you!


Keep up with what the amazing team at Recycle South have been up to!
COVID-19 News and Updates

Keep up to date on news and updates about the pandemic, and see how we are working under the COVID-19 guidelines.

Attitude Awards

The Attitude Enterprise Award celebrates an employee or an entrepreneur with a disability, and some of out team featured!

We Were On Attitude TV!

We featured on Attitude TV (TVNZ 1) with a show called “My Perfect Family”.

Contact Us

Recycling Facility

Address: 28 Ettrick Street, Invercargill
Phone: 03 214 6188
Email: enquiries@recyclesouth.org.nz
Hours: Monday to Friday 8am - 4.30pm

Further Processing Plant

Address: 218 Branxholme Makarewa Road
Phone: 03 211 0069
Email: inwards@recyclesouth.org.nz
Hours: Monday to Friday 8am - 4pm