Giving every customer a fast, fair and friendly service in the Rodney and Auckland region since 1987.


26 & 35 Forge Street, Silverdale

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM - 1:00PM

Drop in, Drop off

Just pull up in our yard and let one of our boys give you a hand. 

Collect your cash and you're good to go!

Skip Bin Service

Are you an industrial or commercial site needing to get rid of your mountain of unwanted scrap? Let us take care of it.

We'll drop off a free skip bin and pick it up when it's full.

Truck Pick Up

Got something too big to drop off? We'll send one of our trucks to pick it up for you.

We have fully-equipped grab trucks available so we can help everyone from demolition sites, to individual pick ups.

Got metal to recycle?

We put up with all sorts of scrap... and we love it. 

Alexander Scrap Metals is a tidy family-owned scrap metal yard located in Silverdale, Auckland.

What we recycle:

We collect both ferrous and non-ferrous metals: copper, brass, aluminium, steel, stainless steel, batteries, cable, lead, whiteware, machinery, electric motors, roofing iron, car removal and whiteware appliances.

Not sure if we'll take what you've got? Give us a call and we'll let you know or give you an instant quote over the phone.

We're here to help.

Whether you're in Auckland, the Hibiscus Coast, Warkworth or the greater Rodney Region, you are always welcome to pop in or give us a call to arrange a pick up. 

We help everyone; from people who want to get rid of stuff from a routine spring clean, people who need to clear out a deceased estate, to moving houses and renovating. We also serve a wide variety of businesses including tradies, farmers, commercial warehouses and industrial companies.

Why Alexander Scrap Metals?

We love what we do and no two days are the same. We enjoy dealing with the wide variety of people and businesses that need to recycle their metal in Auckland, and sometimes uncovering interesting artefacts in the process.
- Kiwi, family-owned business
- Efficient, friendly, honest and reliable service
- Committed to protecting our waterway and helping the environment with sustainable practices
- All scales are certified with annual inspections
- Member of the NZ Association of Metal Recyclers
"Super helpful when I went in. I've been to other scrap metal places before and felt very unwelcome but not the case here. Awesome bunch of guys and honest!!!"

Susan Kitchen

Meet the Owners

Alexander Scrap Metals is a long standing family business that has been buying and recycling metal since 1987. Today the Silverdale yard is owned and operated by Hugh Milliken and Brendan Robbers. Hugh is the nephew of the original owner and after working together with Brendan in the company for 15 years, they took over the business and have successfully operated it for the past 5 years.

We'll make sure you're looked after. 
Pop in or give us a call today.

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