Solid Waste & Recycling

Special Notice - COVID-19 response

The CSRD administrative office is open to the public for regular business hours from 9 AM to 4 PM (excluding holidays).

Appointments are strongly encouraged to avoid congestion and adhere to physical distancing regulations. While some CSRD staff remain working remotely, they are available by phone and email. It is recommended that the public continue to use these methods of contacting staff as much as possible to help reduce potential exposure to the COVID-19 virus.

If you have concerns or questions, the best way to reach us is by email at or by phone at 250.833.5950.

We appreciate your patience as we work to protect the health of both our staff and the public during this challenging time.

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

The program is administered on a region-wide basis and the services are divided into geographic areas.

The Salmon Arm area includes Salmon Arm and surrounding areas as well as the communities of Seymour Arm, Scotch Creek, Skimikin, Falkland and Glenemma. The Sicamous area consists of the municipality of Sicamous and surrounding area. The Revelstoke area includes the municipality of Revelstoke and outlying areas including Malakwa and Trout Lake. The Golden area includes the Town of Golden and outlying areas including Parson.

Solid Waste & Recycling Links  
Backyard Composting Link
Education, Outreach & Events Link
Food Waste Programs Link
Illegal Dumping 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.
Solid Waste and Recycling Forms  
Asbestos Disposal Application Form
Community Clean Up Waiver Form
Composter Application Form
Controlled Waste Disposal Application Form
Soil Disposal Application Form
Landfill Tour Request Form
Master Composter/Recycler Program Form
Solid Waste Plan Monitoring Advisory Committee Expression of Interest Form
​Contact Us


Year Title Electoral Area Report
2019 Revelstoke Landfill Annual Report 2019
City of Revelstoke
Electoral Area B
2019 Golden Landfill Annual Report 2019
Electoral Area A
Town of Golden
2019 Golden Landfill Design, Operation and Closure Plan Update
Electoral Area A
Town of Golden
2019 Golden Landfill Environmental Monitoring Five Year Update
Electoral Area A
Town of Golden
2019 Golden Landfill Conformance Review
Electoral Area A
Town of Golden



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