Transfer Station

June 15 to September 15
Monday 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (note: the transfer station is open on all holiday Mondays)
Wednesday 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
September 16 to June 14
Wednesday 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Tipping Fees:

$5: BBQs; bed springs; fence wire; filing cabinets
$10: stoves; fridges; freezers

$15: 1/2 ton truckload of metal, including roles of wire; fencing

Frequently Asked Questions:

What does the transfer site accept?  How should I sort my garbage and recyclables?
The Transfer Station Policy 2014, Transfer Station – Commingled Recycling Notice (PDF) explains what is and is not accepted at the transfer station.

What should I do with my compost?
Composting your organic matter at home is strongly encouraged.  It’s environmentally friendly and makes fertilizer for your gardens at home.

Will you take my old car battery?
Yes.  There is no tipping fee on car batteries.

Where can I take my car tires?
McQuarrie Motors in downtown Gore Bay will take your used vehicle tires.

What do I do with garbage that is not accepted at the transfer station?Contact Dodge Haulage to make arrangements to take your refuse to the Espanola Landfill: 705 869 1043.