Garbage, Recycling, and Waste

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The Township Waste Transfer Site is located at 6663 Old Highway 2.

Fees (the General Fees and Charges By-law 16-2022, effective March 21, 2022):

Fee Name Unit Fee (Excluding HST) Applicable Taxes

(HST 13% or HST Exempt)

Household waste in bags Per bag $3.00 HST Exempt
Freon units (Refrigerators, freezers, water coolers, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, etc.) Per item $36.00 HST Exempt
Porcelain sink, toilets, etc. Per item $5.00 HST Exempt
Large furnishings/major household appliances Per item $12.00 HST Exempt
Tires (10 tires maximum accepted per day per person) Per tire No Charge HST Exempt
Tires over 10 tire maximum Per tire above max $5.00 HST Exempt
After Hours Access Fee Per visit $100.00

per entry plus applicable

fees

HST Exempt
Recycle Bins Per bin $15.00

 

HST
Mattresses/box springs, etc.:
Crib to Cot Size Per item $6.00 HST Exempt

 

Mattress or Box Spring Per item $12.00 HST Exempt
Rugs, carpet, underlay, flooring etc. Per yard $15.00 HST Exempt
Truck Load ($20 per cubic yard)
Standard Truck 2.2 cubic yards Per level load $45.00 HST Exempt
Additional fee for heaped load Per heaped load $10.00 HST Exempt
Full Sized Truck 2.96 cubic yards Per level load $60.00 HST Exempt
Additional fee for heaped load Per heaped load $10.00 HST Exempt
Trailer (4’x8’) 2.54 cubic yards Per level load $50.00 HST Exempt
Additional fee for heaped load Per heaped load $10.00 HST Exempt
Trailer (6’x10’x2’) 3.6 cubic yards Per level load $72.00 HST Exempt
Additional fee for heaped load Per heaped load $10.00 HST Exempt
Trailer (6’x10’x3’ and up) 6.6 cubic yards Per level load $130.00 HST Exempt
Additional fee for heaped load Per heaped load $10.00 HST Exempt

 

Under the provisions of the Ontario Electronics Stewardship (OES), the Waste Transfer Site accepts televisions, radios, DVD players, VCRs, cell phones, speakers and telephones

Hours:

Wednesday 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Waste motor oil is accepted at the Hazardous Waste Depot at 75 Wallbridge Crescent, Belleville during regular hours. Motor oil is not accepted at mobile events. For more information, visit the Quinte Recycling website.

Residents can now dispose of waste motor oil, at no cost, by taking it to Shaw Auto Sales & Service, 416 Bridge Street East, Belleville, ON, K8N 1P8. If you have a large quantity of waste motor oil, please call (613-966-8001) first to ensure they are able to accomodate the quantity.

Batteries are accepted at the HHW Events, the Main Belleville Depot and the following Belleville locations (for other locations please refer to www.quinterecycling.org ) :

  • The Home Depot
  • The Source by Circuit City.

Some battery terminals now must be taped in order to be recycled to reduce any risk of short-circuiting. Click here for the list of batteries that need to be taped.

For a full list of all HHW events and what is accepted, visit the Quinte Recycling Website.

Tyendinaga Township contracts all recycling (& hazardous waste) activity through Quinte Waste Solutions (Centre & South Hastings Waste Services Board). This organization is recognized as the leader in waste reduction programs throughout Ontario. If you have any questions or concerns regarding any of the programs do not hesitate to call Quinte Waste Solutions.

Contact

Phone: (613) 394-6266 or 1-800-210-0762
Website: www.quinterecycling.org

Please use approved blue boxes for your recycling and have them out to the roadside by 7:00am. Blue boxes can be purchased at the Tyendinaga Municipal Office at 859 Melrose Road for $15.00 each.

Note: Car batteries, unbroken fluorescent tubes & bulbs, computers & audio-visual equipment are accepted at the Household Hazardous Waste Events and at the Main Belleville Depot.

Sorting Matters

Please ensure that all recycle products are clean and follow Quinte Waste Solutions sorting requirements. – Sorting Matters

Pick Up Schedule 2022-2023

Please refer to the Recycling Schedule 2022-2023 to determine your collection day.