Halton Waste Management Site Fees

The Halton Waste Management Site (HWMS) not only accepts items that go into our landfill, but also diverts items from the landfill through the Container Station.

Checklist for customers

Customers are expected to:

  • Sort their loads by material type prior to delivery to the HWMS for quick and easy unloading.
  • Arrange for additional assistance to help unload heavy material, if required.
    • Container Station attendants are not permitted to assist customers with the unloading of materials.
  • Remove all fluids (gas, oil, etc.) from gas powered equipment such as lawnmowers.
    • Residential hazardous fluids may be dropped off free of charge at the Household Hazardous Waste Depot.
    • Do not mix and ensure liquids are in tightly sealed containers and labelled to identify the contents.

Important Information

  • All customers are to report to the Scalehouse upon arrival.
  • Please secure all open loads with a tarp or rope.
  • Customers are expected to sort their loads by material type.
  • Please pre-sort loads prior to delivery to the HWMS for quick and easy unloading. 
  • Remove all fluids (gas, oil, etc.) from gas powered equipment such as lawnmowers.
  • Oil drums and tanks must be empty and cut in half.
  • Residential hazardous fluids may be dropped off free of charge at the Household Hazardous Waste Depot
  • Concrete/asphalt with rebar or wire mesh cannot be accepted for recycling. These items are accepted as garbage at the tipping fee of $165/tonne.
  • If required, customers should arrange for additional assistance to help unload heavy material. Container Station attendants are not permitted to assist customers with the unloading of materials.

Halton Waste Management Site Fees

Payment Methods: Cash, Debit, MasterCard and Visa

Halton Waste Management Site Fee Schedule (PDF file)

Blue Box Recyclables (Residential only)
Unlimited: Free of charge

GreenCart Organics (Residential only)
Unlimited: Free of charge

Electronics
Unlimited: Free of charge

Eye Glasses
Unlimited: Free of charge

Natural Bottle Corks
Unlimited: Free of charge

Tires
Up to 5 tires per household per trip: Free of charge

Blue Box Recyclables (Commercial)
Subject to Approval: $165/tonne from 0 tonnes





Mixed Solid Waste;
Drywall;
Mixed Loads;
Scrap Metal;
Shingles;
Construction Loads;
Wood;
Mixed Yard Waste, Leaves,Brush (Commercial)
  • 50 kg or less: $5.00/load
  • 51 – 150 kg: $10.00/load
  • More than 150 kg: $165/tonne from 0 tonnes

Mixed Yard Waste, Leaves, Brush (Residential)
Per residential load: $5.00/load

Large Appliances (Fridge, freezer, stove, dishwasher, air conditioner, etc.)
Per Appliance: $5.00/appliance


Clean Fill (soil)(Commercial loads not accepted)
  • Less Than a Wheel Barrow: $5.00/load
  • More Than a Wheel Barrow (equivalent to a pick-up truck; maximum 3 loads per year): $10.00/load


De-commissioned Soil (Requires prior approval and testing to dump from HWMS staff)
Requires prior approval from HWMS staff: $35/tonne


Woodchips
  • 150 kg or less: $5.00/load
  • More than 150/kg: $10.00/load

Non-reinforced bricks, concrete or rubble (pieces must be 1 square foot or less; residential only)
  • Less Than a Wheel Barrow: $5.00/load
  • More than a wheel barrow (equivalent to a pick-up truck; maximum 3 loads per year): $10.00/load


Asbestos (Requires prior approval to dump, please contact Halton Region)
Requires Prior Approval: $330/tonne from 0 tonnes