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Landfill Site


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

Phone: 705 292-9507
or 877 213-7419

NEW 2016 Landfill Passes

Watch for your 2016 Landfill Site Pass in your interim tax bill. NEW this year you will receive two site passes. Keep them safe - a replacement pass will cost $10.00.

Remember that passes need to be presented each time you make a trip to the Landfill. 

Hours of Operation


Site Passes

Spring Cleanup

Tipping Fees 

Hours of Operation

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

Holiday Hours

  • Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day 
  • Closed at 1:00 PM Christmas Eve & New Year's Eve 

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


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  

Each year, two Landfill Site passes are provided to ratepayers in the tax billing package. Keep them safe as a replacement pass will cost $10.00. A replacement pass can be purchased only from the Township office at 1310 Centre Line, Smith Ward.

Remember that passes need to be presented each time you make a trip to the Landfill, and 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!

*** Note regarding Mattresses and Box Springs *** 

Mattresses and Box Springs are now banned from the Smith Landfill Site. Please take them to the Bensfort Road Landfill Site in Peterborough, located at 1260 Bensfort Road. There is a fee of $10.00 per unit for Recycling. Please do not take mattresses to the Pido Road HHW Depot. Thank you!

Tipping Fees

Landfill Site Fees - effective March 1, 2016

Note: Leaf and Yard Waste drop-off at the Smith Landfill site will be free of charge from May 14, 2016 thru to June 4, 2016.

Disposal Fees

Waste weighing less than 50 kgs (minimum charge) $3.00
Waste per tonne (includes large appliances and large furnishings) $95.00
Compactor Waste per tonne $95.00
Construction Debris per tonne $95.00
Asbestos material per tonne $250.00
Appliances containing Freon surcharge plus per tonne rate $10.00
Leaf and yard waste less than 100 kg's No Charge
Leaf and yard waste 100 kg's and more / tonne $45.00
Brush weighing less than 50 kg's (minimum charge) $3.00 
Brush weighing 50 kg's and more / tonne $95.00
Disaster Debris 40% of the current approved rates


Various Other Landfill Rates

Replacement Landfill Cards $10.00
Vehicle Weights $10.00
Bag Tags (each) $2.00
Mattresses and Box Springs - Not accepted

Dispose of at Bensfort Rd landfill


Methods of Payment accepted at the Landfill Site

  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • Debit