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Landfill and Transfer Stations

The Region of Waterloo operates one landfill and two transfer stations, and monitors several closed landfills.

For details, check out the brochures under "Landfill information" below.

Drop-off locations

Below is a list of waste drop-off locations for residents.  

Please note that our sites are closed for residential drop-off on all statutory and designated holidays.

Cambridge Waste Transfer Station

201 Savage Drive
Cambridge, Ontario N1T 1S6

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Saturday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Waterloo Waste Transfer Station

925 Erb Street West (Gate 2)
Waterloo, Ontario N2J 3Z4

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Saturday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Map of waste drop-off locations

Drop-off fees

There is a minimum $5 tipping fee at our waste drop-off locations. View the Waste Management User Fee Schedule for all drop-off disposal fees.

Please note that we accept cash only for all transactions below $10. Payment options for transactions above $10 include:

  • Cash
  • Debit
  • Credit
Landfill information

The following brochures contain information about our landfill operations.

 Waste by-laws and bans

The following by-laws and bans restrict the collection and disposal of waste within the Region of Waterloo: