Garbage, Recycling, & Waste


Garbage, Recycling, & Waste

The Township Waste Transfer Site is located at 6663 Old Highway 2, Shannonville, ON K0K 3A0.

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

Applicable fees for the waste transfer site can be found on the Fees, Charges, & Payment Options page.

Waste Transfer Site Hours:

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

  • Waste Motor Oil

    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 accommodate the quantity.

  • Household Batteries

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

    • 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.

  • Recycling

    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.


    Phone: (613) 394-6266 or 1-800-210-0762

    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 2024 & 2025

    Please refer to the Recycling Schedule 2024 – 2025 to determine your collection day.

  • Jerry/Gas Cans

    Quinte Waste Solutions no long accepts these items.

Hazardous & Electronic Waste Depot

The hazardous and electronic waste depot is located at 75 Wallbridge Crescent, Belleville Ontario.

The Belleville Depot hours are as follows:

Click here to view the 2024 Hazardous Waste Schedule.

Click here to view the list of hazardous and electronic waste approved items list.