The Council offices in Tokoroa and Putāruru* are closed from 3pm on Friday 22 December 2017 and will reopen again at 8am on Wednesday 3 January 2018.
Council can be contacted for all queries on 07 885 0340 (water, sewerage, noise, environmental health, building). For dog issues phone 07 885 0774.
* Putāruru Library opening hours are below.
| ||South Waikato Sport & Events Centre*||Tokoroa Library||Putaruru Library||Tirau Library Link|
|Fri 22 Dec||Open (closes 3pm)||Open (closes 3pm)||Open (closes 3pm)||Open|
|Sat 23 Dec||Closed||Open||Open||Open|
|Sun 24 Dec||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Mon 25 Dec||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Tue 26 Dec||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Wed 27 Dec||Closed||Open||Open||Open|
|Thu 28 Dec||Closed||Open||Open||Open|
|Fri 29 Dec||Closed||Open||Open||Open|
|Sat 30 Dec||Closed||Open||Open||Open|
|Sun 31 Dec||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Mon 1 Jan||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Tue 2 Jan||Closed||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Wed 3 Jan||Open||Open||Open||Open|
* South Waikato Sport and Events Centre will be open for prior arranged bookings
South Waikato Indoor Pools Holiday Hours
The South Waikato Indoor Pools are open during the festive season from Monday to Friday from 5.30am to 8pm and on weekends and public holidays from 7.30am to 8pm, except for:
- Open on Christmas Eve (Saturday 24 December) but we close early at 3pm
- Closed on Christmas Day (Sunday 25 December)
- Open on New Year's Day from 12 noon (Sunday 1 January)
- Open on New Year's Eve (Sunday 31 December) but we close early at 6pm
The seasonal pools in Putāruru and Tīrau are closed on Christmas Day and open every other day from 12noon to 6pm, except Christmas Eve when we close early at 3pm.
Refuse and Recycling Over Holiday Period
Collections for the Christmas and New Year period are NOT affected. The Tuesday collection will remain on Tuesday, both after Christmas and New Year.
Residents - please note the Tokoroa Landfill, Putāruru Transfer station and the Croad Place Recycling Centre will be closed on Christmas Day and New Years day.
District recycling centres are available for excess recycling. These sites will be cleared daily.
| ||Tokoroa Landfill||Putaruru Transfer Station||Croad Place Recycling Centre|
|Fri 22 Dec||Open||Closed||Open (8am-4pm)|
|Sat 23 Dec||Open||Open||Open (9am-1pm)|
|Sun 24 Dec||Open||Open||Open (9am-1pm)|
|Mon 25 Dec||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Tue 26 Dec||Open||Open||Open (9am-1pm)|
|Wed 27 Dec||Open||Closed||Open (8am-4pm)|
|Thu 28 Dec||Open||Open||Open (8am-4pm)|
|Fri 29 Dec||Open||Closed||Open (8am-4pm)|
|Sat 30 Dec||Open||Open||Open (9am-1pm)|
|Sun 31 Dec||Open||Open||Open (9am-1pm)|
|Mon 1 Jan||Closed||Closed||Closed|
|Tue 2 Jan||Open||Open||Open (9am-1pm)|
|Wed 3 Jan||Open||Closed||Open (8am-4pm)|