Opening Hours

CarTakeBack opening hours are:

Monday 10:30am to 7pm
Tuesday 10:30am to 6:30pm
Wednesday 10:30am to 6:30pm
Thursday 10:30am to 6:30pm
Friday 10:30am to 6:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

On public holidays our opening hours may be different.

CarTakeBack wreckers don't usually collect cars on public holidays. Our Customer Services department is open as follows:

Waitangi Day
Fri, 15th Apr 2022

10.30am to 6.30pm

Good Friday
Fri, 15th Apr 2022


Easter Monday
Mon, 18th Apr 2022


Anzac Day
Mon, 25th Apr 2022


Queen's Birthday
Mon, 6th Jun 2022

10.30am to 7pm

Matariki Day
Fri, 24th Jun 2022

10.30pm to 6.30pm

Labour Day
Mon, 24th Oct 2022

10.30pm to 7pm

Boxing Day
Mon, 26th Dec 2022


Christmas Day (observed)
Tue, 27th Dec 2022



If you still have questions, you can find all of the answers in the following categories:

About your quote About your Car Having your car collected Dropping your car off Getting paid Help with the paperwork About CarTakeBack

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0800 825 346 during opening hours.

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