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.
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.
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.
Please ensure that all recycle products are clean and follow Quinte Waste Solutions sorting requirements. – Sorting Matters
Pick Up Schedule 2023
Please refer to the Recycling Schedule 2023 to determine your collection day.
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.
Hours April 1 – October 31:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9am-4pm | First Saturday of the month, 9am-4pm
Click here to view the 2023 Hazardous Waste Schedule.
Click here to view the list of hazardous and electronic waste approved items list.