In 2005 the Kate Valley Landfill Community Trust (the Trust) was set up to fund charitable and community activities in the local community. The Trust board consists of two people appointed by Transwaste, one elected from Amberley and three elected from Waipara. Transwaste makes annual contributions to the Trust based on the volumes of waste sent to the Landfill each year. Since 2005 the Trust has allocated over $1 million to groups and projects in the Amberley – Waipara area.
Trust members in 2020 are: