Macaulay Metals


Macaulay Metals


Our Services

Our suppliers tell us that it’s our honesty, integrity and fair pricing that sets us apart.

Our suppliers tell us that it’s our honesty, integrity and fair pricing that sets us apart. We’ve maintained good long-term relationships with industrial suppliers and individuals. They trust us because they know they’ll always get a good price and prompt payment. Our people know their stuff. They’ve got a good eye and sound experience. Our sophisticated grading and weighing systems mean you can have complete confidence. Each load is tracked and recorded by IT systems that prove we’re paying the right price for the right product. We pay cash or deposit into your bank account. We’re fast, efficient and fair.

Not just a typical scrap metal trader, Macaulay Metals has a broad view on trading. We make it easy for you by providing the following services:

  • buying, selling and exporting scrap metal
  • brokering scrap metal deals
  • managing entire demolition projects from plant and equipment removals to large scale site clearance


Scrap Metal Buyers

Macaulay Metals is your scrap metal buyer of choice. Whether you are cleaning out your garage or manage to gather scrap metal on a regular basis, our public buying sheds in Wellington, Rotorua, Palmerston North and Whakatane are the quick and easy way to turn your scrap into cash. We offer competitive prices with great service and years of scrap metal buying experience, so you know you are getting the best deal.

More information is available on this website for you to explore. Please contact one of our friendly team at your local branch for pricing and any other queries you may have.

Scrap Metal Dealers

Macaulay Metals is ideally situated to handle large volumes of scrap. With years of experience we can make sure you get the best price for your scrap metals. All scrap metal dealers will find dealing with Macaulay Metals a hugely rewarding experience. With key customers locally and overseas we are able to accommodate any of your scrap metal needs.

Operating a trucking fleet across the North Island, Macaulay Metals can even pick up your scrap to make life easier for you. Prompt payment can also be made via direct credit with the whole process being tracked by our state of the art IT system to provide a truly transparent service you can trust

Our range of services is discussed in more detail on this website. Please take your time to become acquainted with what we have to offer. If you have any more questions or would like to do business please contact one of our Business Development Team.

Scrap Metal Recycling

Macaulay Metals are the experts in scrap metal recycling. We buy, sell and export scrap metal from sources such as manufacturing off-cuts and stampings, demolition and obsolete equipment. Macaulay Metals is the largest Kiwi owned recycler of scrap metals. We employ over 80 local Kiwis and we reinvest a large portion of our earnings back into our business and in doing so we support other local businesses.

We are the largest Kiwi owned scrap metal recyclers in New Zealand for a reason: our scrap metal services are the most comprehensive in the industry – a feat that’s only made possible by the collected knowledge and years of experience of our team.

Our services cover a range of specialties within the scrap metal industry. We also have the expertise to appraise different recycling materials to provide customers with an accurate quote to ensure you get what your scrap is worth.

Contact our team today for more information on:

  • Steel scrap prices
  • Stainless Steel scrap prices
  • Aluminium scrap prices
  • Copper scrap prices
  • Brass scrap prices
  • Insulated Cable recycling prices
  • Vehicle Battery recycling prices

Feel free to contact us for questions you might he about our service, and explore the rest of our website to get more information about scrap metal recycling.