Solid Waste & Recycling

Program Information

All Solid Waste Refuse Disposal Sites (landfills and transfer stations) within the Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD) are operated by the CSRD.

Landfill sites can be found in the CSRD municipalities of Salmon Arm, Sicamous, Revelstoke and Golden. Transfer Stations are located in Seymour Arm, Scotch Creek, Skimikin (Tappen), Glenemma, Falkland, Malakwa, Trout Lake and Parson. 

Solid Waste Management includes landfill and transfer station operation, recycling programs, and waste-reduction education.

For an overview of Solid Waste Management and Recycling in the CSRD, a reference guide is available. The guide outlines the CSRD's role, responsibilities and requirements with regards to solid waste and recycling in the region.

View Reference Guide
Solid Waste & Recycling Links  
Backyard Composting Link
Kickin' Compost Sales Link
Landfill Sites and Transfer Stations Link
Recycling Depots Link
Recycling Programs Link
Re-Use Centres Link
Solid Waste & Recycling FAQs Link
Solid Waste Management Plan Link

Regulatory Requirements

Programs offered and site operations are performed in accordance with:

  • CSRD Solid Waste Management Plan;
  • CSRD Landfill Sites Design and Operations Plans;
  • Operating Certificates (issued by the Ministry of Environment);
  • CSRD Bylaws and Policies; and
  • Provincial legislative requirements and generally accepted principles and practices.


Illegal dumping

To report illegal dumping contact the Report a Poacher and Polluter (RAPP) line by phone at 1.877.952.RAPP (7277) or use this online form.


Garbage & Recycling Collection

The CSRD does not operate curbside garbage or recycling collection programs. Contact your local municipality or a garbage/recycling collection business in your area for information on their programs.


​For information about educational programs, landfill tours or community clean-up events:

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Year Title Electoral Area Report
2022 Revelstoke Landfill Annual Report - 2021
Electoral Area B
2021 Waste Composition Study - Salmon Arm Landfill Download
2021 Sicamous Landfill Annual Report 2021
District of Sicamous
Electoral Area E
2021 Skimikin Closed Landfill Annual Report 2021
Electoral Area C
2021 Salmon Arm Landfill Annual Report 2021
City of Salmon Arm