Health and Safety

Looking to sell your scrap metal?

Safety Requirements when visiting our sites:

Photo ID Required
Please bring photo identification. It is a requirement for us to keep a record of all purchases through the Second Hand Dealer and Pawnbrokers ACT.
Covered Footwear
Please wear covered footwear. We supply PPE gear when on site, however, please come with covered and filled in footwear.

Your Partner for Safer, More Efficient
Recycling Nationwide

Sims Pacific Metals is committed to its local communities. First and foremost the company is committed to assured Health and Safety for every employee, customer, visitor or neighbour. The company continues to invest heavily in effective safety management systems with dedicated and committed staff whose roles are to ensure safe work practices. We proactively mitigate the inherent risks and have the strongest safety and environmental practices in the metal recycling industry in New Zealand.

In addition, we actively work with local and national authorities to promote recycling. Recently, we have been at the forefront in making submissions to the Waste Minimisation Bill. We are best placed to provide deep understanding of the industry as well as the financial, environmental, social and political impacts of scrap recycling. We are the partner to ensure that KiwiRail is aided for the most robust, safe and efficient scrap metal collection that provides the highest yield and the utmost accountability.

SiteWise Certification
Sims Pacific Metals is a member of New Zealand Association of Metal Recyclers
ARHT Mission Sponsor 2017 Logo
World Sustainability Organization Logo

COVID-19 Alert

From Thursday, the 14th of May, Sims Pacific Metals will be able to resume door trade with all of our customers. This means you will be able to bring your scrap metal in for recycling and payment.

The safety of our customers and employees remains a high priority and in accordance with government protocol, we will be adhering to all level 2 conditions. This includes social distancing of 2 meters while at any of our branches, and given the risks of sharing personal protective equipment, it will be appreciated if customers could please ensure they are wearing closed footwear (no jandals or exposed toes) and bring their own gloves & PPE.

We acknowledge that our processes may create some temporary inconveniences, however, the ongoing health and well-being of all persons associated with Sims Pacific Metals remains our primary focus.

Please visit our COVID-19 page here for more information. Thank you for your understanding.