Merrick Landfill

The Landfill is located 26kms from City Hall, off Hwy #11 North on Sand Dam Rd in Merrick Township.

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 7:30-5pm
  • Saturday 8-5pm
  • Sundays-Only-Summer months (Victoria Day to Thanksgiving) 12-4pm

Items NOT Accepted

  • Anything that is considered "Household Hazardous Waste"
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Tires (as regular garbage for land filling)
  • Liquid Waste
  • Pathological Waste
  • Electronics

Tipping Fees

  • Applicable to:
    • Household garbage
    • Construction/renovation debris...etc.

Residential Tipping Fees

Free Brush Period Ended May 23, 2015

Landfill Item(s) Cost
Equivalent of 6 bags or less $5.00
All private vehicles with quantities greater than 6 bags $20.00
All private vehicles with a double load (full vehicle with single axle trailer) $30.00
Appliances containing refrigerant substances (untagged) $25.00
plus applicable tipping fee
All private vehicles with a tandem axle trailer $87.00 / Tonne
(Minimum $20.00)
In small quantities
No Charge

Commercial Tipping Fees

Landfill Item(s) Cost
Industrial/commercial/institutional sources $87.00 / Tonne
Containing asbestos $200.00 / Load
plus applicable tipping fee
Contaminated fill $20.00 / Tonne
Organics free of contaminants already chipped wood/grass/leaves $0.00
Processed biomedical waste $100.00
plus applicable tipping fee
Large Quantites
Contact the Waste Line

Link to Recycling Gallery (Virtual Tour)

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The Waste Line
General Inquiries
(705) 474-0400 x2333