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East Wawanosh Site - 39246 Moncrief Road

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Wingham Landfill Site - 39601 Reid Road

Location: The Wingham landfill site is located south of Wingham at 39601 Reid Road; travelling from Wingham South on London Road, turn right onto Reid Road and the landfill is on the left at Currie Line.

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday
Friday
Saturday

9:00am to 5:00pm
9:00am to 5:00pm
9:00am to 2:00pm

Materials accepted free of charge:  recyclable materials (blue box materials), clean wood, compostable materials, fill clay, topsoil or mixed soil, metal, and tires.  These items must be separated and the Attendant on duty will direct you to the individual collection sites on location.  Unseparated loads will be turned away.

*Note:  All fridges, freezers, air conditioners, humidifiers, water coolers and any other appliances must be tagged FREON FREE. 

Wingham Landfill Disposal Fees:

As per Schedule of Fees (By-law # 09-2017):

Opening and Closing Fees  
Initial Fee $  100.00
per hour charge $    45.00
Waste Disposal Fees  
Minimum Charge (under 125kg) $    10.00
Sorted - per tonne $    95.00
Unsorted - per tonne $  180.00
Concrete - per tonne $    95.00
Brick - per tonne $    95.00
Asphalt Shingles - per tonne $    95.00
Wood - per tonne $    95.00
Mattresses - per piece $    15.00
Furniture- per piece $    20.00
Bag Tags  
Purchased by store for resale - per 100 $     2.40
Pre-purchased from a Store/Municipal Office - per tag $     2.50
Purchased at landfill site - per tag $     2.50
Recycling Materials  
Compost Not accepted
Bale Wrap Not accepted
Fill Clay Not accepted
Top soil/Mixed Soil Not accepted

All tipping fees must be paid at the landfill site. 

Residents are advised that no refrigeration units will be accepted at the landfill sites unless they are tagged by a qualified technician.

 

NOTICE:

The Township of North Huron and Municipality of Morris-Turnberry in the past relied on a recycling company, Switch Energy Corp, to remove loose bale wrap collected at landfill sites. This service is no longer being offered at the landfill locations, effective immediately, but is still being conducted directly through Switch Energy Corp.

Farmers and businesses wishing to recycle plastics can contact Switch Energy Corp directly at 519-482-7561 or visit their website at http://www.switchenergycorp.com/BaleWrap.aspx to learn more about how this program works.

 

E-waste Program at Wingham Landfill Site

Electronic waste items will now be accepted at the Wingham Landfill Site in North Huron free of charge.
View a list of accepted materials

Please Note: Batteries, Lamps and Light fixtures/christmas lights are NOT accepted.