Tradies have a new best mate in Metalman when they
trade in their scrap metal for immediate cash or direct
banking payment in 2020.
We’ve introduced a special cash rate for tradies when
you drop off your scrap metal at one of our five depots
If you are a tradie, simply give the code word ‘Tradie’ to one
of our friendly office staff and we’ll sort you out with our
preferential tradie prices! This offer is valid until the end of
Metalman’s great prices, fast turnaround times, and clean
yards make us the perfect professional partner for waste metal
Our five depots are open six days in Whangarei, Takanini, West
Auckland, Hamilton and Christchurch and are close to arterial
routes making it easy to visit us.
Taking the hassle out of metal recycling
“We put a huge effort into offering great prices and excellent
service,” business development manager Phil Willson says.
“Metalman walks the talk every day, taking the hassle out
of metal recycling while at the same time minimising your
Our yards are concrete sealed ensuring no seepage from our
sites into the environment.
Reliable weighing equipment (that’s visible to customers) and
payouts at market rates ensure you’ll get a great price for your
“Our covered unloading areas guarantee you’re not going to
get soggy dropping off your metal on a wet day. We also pride
ourselves on our clean yards because we know there’s nothing
more frustrating than getting a puncture.”
Speedy drop off times
We know time is money to a tradie so Metalman speeds up
your drop-off time by having two weigh bridges – inward and
“There’s enough congestion out there on the roads already, aye!”
Phil says Metalman accepts a wide range of metal including
iron, steel, aluminium, copper, brass, stainless steel and lead
(including lead acid batteries).
“As a large, respected operator we’re experts at everything
metal, we’re local scrap metal buyers as well as metal brokers
for scrap metal export and we’ve been in the business for more
than two decades.”
Since 2015, Metalman has been part of the H.W Richardson
Group, one of the largest privately-owned enterprises in New
Zealand. It is a family owned company based in Invercargill.
Talk to your local Metalman branch to get a scrap metal price
today. Our branches are open Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm
and Saturday 8am to noon:
Takanini (head office) 09 267 3456
West Auckland 09 838 4567
Whangarei 09 438 6489
Hamilton 07 839 4567
Christchurch 03 327 4447