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Landfill Site


Township of Selwyn
1310 Centre Line
Selwyn, ON
K9J 6X5

Phone: 705 292-9507
or 877 213-7419

Hours of Operation


Site Passes

Spring Cleanup

Tipping Fees

Hours of Operation

Note: Landfill is currently running on Winter Hours

Winter Hours - November 1 to March 31

Tuesday to Saturday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Summer Hours - April 1 to October 31

Tuesday - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Wednesday - 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Thursday - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Friday - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Saturday - 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Note: The first Saturday in June is Free Large Item Drop Off Day with hours of 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Holiday Hours

Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day 

Closed at 1:00 PM Christmas Eve & New Year's Eve 


1480 County Road 18 - View Map

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.

No Scavenging is Permitted at the Landfill Site

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.

Spring Cleanup

A special drop off day for large household items (fridges, stoves, etc.) is 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 calendars. 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 necessary for you to unload your own vehicle at the site!

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
  • Brush, Woodchips and Clean Lumber: $ 40.00 per tonne

Bag Tags: issued by the Municipality - $ 2.00 each

Appliances / Items containing Freon: $ 10.00 each. Note: This fee is in addition to the applicable tipping fee as set out above.

Methods of Payment accepted at the Landfill Site

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Debit