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Landfill and Transfer Stations

The Waterloo Landfill site includes:

  • Our administration office
  • A recycling centre

  • An environmental education centre

  • A public drop-off area with several waste diversion programs

  • A green bin transfer area

View our Environmental Controls and Programs brochure for more information.

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.

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: