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Landfill Site

Landfill Site Location

1480 County Road 18 - Phone 705-652-7719

Landfill is currently running on “Summer Hours”

Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 9am to 5pm; Wednesday 9am to 7pm; Saturday 9am to 3pm

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Hours of Operation

Winter Hours - November 1 to March 31

Tuesday to Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The first Saturday in June is Free Large Item Drop Off Day with hours of 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Summer Hours - April 1 to October 31

Tuesday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday - 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Thursday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Holiday Hours

Closed Good Friday,  Christmas Day,  Boxing Day &  New Years Day 
Closed at 1:00 P.M. Christmas Eve & New Years Eve 

For additional information contact Public Works at 705-292-9507 ext 236.

Methods of Payment accepted at the Landfill Site

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Debit

Site Passes  

Landfill site passes are provided to ratepayers in your tax billing package.  Replacement Landfill site passes may be obtained from the Township office at 1310 Centre Line, Smith Ward.

Only Selwyn Township residents have use of the Landfill sites.

Tipping Fees - Defined by By-Law 2012 -082 - effective January 1, 2013

Volume or Type and Rate:

  • Garbage weighing 50 kgs or less - $ 3.00 minimum charge
  • Brush weighing 75 kgs or less - $3.00 minimum charge
  • Loose Garbage, Non Recyclable Rubbish - $ 95.00 per tonne
  • Major Appliances & Large Household Furnishings - $ 95.00 per tonne
  • Compactor Garbage or Non Recyclable Rubbish - $ 95.00 per tonne

Construction Debris - $ 95.00 per tonne

Recyclable Construction Debris:

  • All Untreated Wood Products
  • Plaster & Drywall
  • Bricks & Concrete
  • Household Fixtures: Toilets, Sinks, Cupboards, Counters

Non- Recyclable Construction Debris

  • Carpets
  • Couches
  • Mattresses
  • Shingles
  • Railroad Ties
  • Pressure Treated Lumber
  • Insulation
  • Styrofoam

Brush, Woodchips and Clean Lumber - $ 40.00 per tonne


Bag Tags                                                                      

Bag Tag issued by the Municipality - $ 2.00 each


Appliances / Items containing Freon

 Appliance or items containing Freon - $ 10.00 each **

 ** Note:  This fee is in addition to the applicable tipping fee as set out above.


No Scavaging is Permitted at the Landfill Site

Spring Cleanup

A special drop off day for large household items (fridges, stoves, etc.) will be held on:

Held annually on the first Saturday in June from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. only at the Landfill Site, 1480 County Road 18.  There will be no tipping fees for these large household items.

*****Please Note*****

This event will not be advertised so please mark your calenders. Landlords please advise your tenants. You will need to present your landfill pass before being admitted to the site as this event is for Selwyn Township residents only. Regular tipping fees will apply for the following materials: Propane Tanks, Construction Debris, Commercial and solid Non-hazardous, Tires or Regular Household Garbage. It will be neccessary for you to unload your own vehical at the site!

Township Residents are also permitted to use the Peterborough Waste Management Facility (Landfill Site). Visit the Peterborough Waste Management Facility Website for Location and Hours of Operation or more information. 

Important Information

The Ennismore Landfill Site was closed on December 30th 2006. This site was closed due to capacity levels being reached.  This site will now go through a complete closure plan as governed by the Ministry of the Environment.