Refuse Disposal Fee Schedule for Unscaled Transfer Station Sites

Falkland, Glenemma, Malakwa, Parson, Seymour Arm, Trout Lake

Effective July 1, 2019

Item Definition Disposal Fee Minimum Charge

Controlled Waste (i.e. Waste Asbestos)

Wastes requiring authorization for disposal from the CSRD and waste requiring  extra contractor time to facilitate immediate deep burial. Not accepted n/a
Asphalt Shingles Asphalt roofing shingles, does not include shingle  wrap, or torch on membrane. $15/m3 $5
Bagged Refuse  Garbage contained within a bag or a container holding a volume up to 26” x 36” or 17 imperial gallon equivalents. $3/bag $3/bag
Mixed Load Refuse mixed with Marketable Waste $30/m3 $15
Bulky Waste Items with a volume greater than one and a half (1.5) cubic metres and items greater than two and a half (2.5) meters in length. Not Accepted n/a



Cement, aggregate (generally gravel and sand) and water, as a hardened mixture, but must not contain asbestos, large amounts of metal protruding. $12/m3 $5
Gypsum or Drywall Including but not limited to off cuts or scraps from new construction and old drywall that has been painted, covered in wallpaper, etc., but does not include asbestos $15/m3 $5
Land Clearing Waste Vegetation including branches, woody materials and non-contaminated soil from land clearing and grubbing, utility line maintenance and seasonal or storm related cleanup. Not Accepted n/a
Mattresses Standard mattresses, box springs or similar material with or without coiled springs used as a bed or as a support for a bed. $15/item $15
Refrigeration Units (in addition to disposal fee) Items containing Ozone Depleting Substances (any and all chemical agents that, upon release into the atmosphere, have a detrimental effect on stratospheric ozone levels). NO CHARGE NO CHARGE
Refuse Loose garbage – not bagged or in a container. $12/m3 $5
 Metal Waste  Ferrous and non-ferrous metallic materials, including but not limited to, sheet metal, siding, roofing, rebar, flashings, pipes, window frames, doors, furnaces, duct work, wire, cable, bathtubs, fencing, bicycle frames, automotive body parts, machinery, garbage cans, metal furniture, tire rims. NO CHARGE NO CHARGE
Soil (clean) Soil, sediment or fill material which does not contain the substances in quantities or concentrations greater than those specified in the Contaminated Sites Regulation. Not accepted  n/a
Soil (contaminated) Soil or sediment or fill material containing substances in quantities or concentrations greater than those specified the Contaminated Sites Regulation but which is not a Hazardous Waste identified in the Hazardous Waste Regulation.  Not accepted  n/a
Wood Waste - Chipped Yard and Garden Waste, Wood Waste-Clean and/or Wood Waste-Treated that has been processed to 60mm thick by 150mm length, free of metal and refuse contamination. $5/m3 $5
Wood Waste Means all wood materials except materials as defined as Yard and Garden Waste.  $12/m3 $5
Yard & Garden Waste Organic materials, substances or objects including, but not necessarily limited to, grass, lawn and hedge clippings, grass sod, flowers, weeds leaves, vegetable stacks, shrubs, and shrub and tree branches less than 200 mm (8 inches) in diameter. NO CHARGE NO CHARGE
Invasive (Alien) Plants Any invasive alien plant species that has the potential to pose undesirable impacts on humans, animals or ecosystems and identified under the Forest and Range Practices Act's Invasive Plants Regulation.  NO CHARGE NO CHARGE

Only Small Loads* are accepted at transfer stations (both scaled and unscaled)

*“Small Load” means solid waste to be disposed of at refuse transfer stations not exceeding 1,000 kg net weight at scaled sites or 10 m3 at unscaled sites per open day per credit account holder, or per vehicle (if vehicle is not registered to an credit account).

The charge for mixed waste loads will be double the charge of the highest charged component of the load (see reverse for details)

  • Scaled Landfills:  Golden, Revelstoke, Salmon Arm, Sicamous
  • Scaled Transfer Stations: Scotch Creek, Skimikin
  • Unscaled Transfer Stations: Falkland, Glenemma, Malakwa, Parson, Seymour Arm, Trout Lake

Re-Use Centre locations: Golden, Revelstoke, Sicamous and Salmon Arm Landfills, Scotch Creek, Falkland Transfer Stations (see reverse for details)