Waste Management Facility (Landfill)

The Waste Management Facility includes the landfill, household hazardous waste drop-off, recycling drop-off, and interpretive centre.
Equipment working on moving landfill garbage (JPG)


1709 – 40 Avenue (on the east side of 40 Avenue, south of 19 Street)

Hours of Operation

Summer Hours: April 1 – October 31

Monday - Friday 7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Saturday 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday Closed

Winter Hours: November 1 – March 31

Monday - Saturday 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday Closed

The facility is open all statutory holidays except Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Tipping Fees (effective March 1, 2019)

Materials for DisposalRate per TonneMinimum Charge
Solid Waste (includes: residential waste, commercial waste, construction and demolition waste) $75 $7
Special Waste (waste requiring special handling e.g. asbestos)
Please note: 24 hours notice is required for Special Waste. Phone 403-340-BLUE (2583)
$95 $95
Recyclable MaterialsRate per TonneMinimum Charge
Yard Waste (including grass, garden waste, branches and leaves) $63.50 $7
White Wood Pallets, White Dimensional Lumber, and Evergreen Branches $63.50 $7
Unpainted Gypsum Drywall $63.50 $7
Asphalt Shingles $75.00 $7
Scrap Metal (including propane tanks and white good appliances - an additional flat fee of $25 will be charged for appliances containing Freon) $63.50 $7
Flat fee for appliances containing Freon (refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, water coolers, etc.) $25/item (in addition to rate per tonne)
Household Hazardous Waste No Charge 
Residential Paint Products No Charge 
Electronic Waste No Charge 
Tires No Charge
  • Loads must be free of waste in order to qualify for lower rates. Mixed loads will be charged based on the item with the highest tipping fee.
  • Acceptable forms of payment include cash, debit card, cheque, or pre-approved commercial account.
  • All loads must be adequately covered or secured to contain all waste materials. A surcharge will be applied to loads that do not comply.

For more information, call the Blue Line at 403-340-BLUE (2583).

Other Landfill Services

Mulch available for purchase

Compost available for purchase. Compost is available from May 7, 2019 until sold out.