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City Landfill Site

Waste and recycled materials are taken to the City of Cornwall Landfill Site at 2590 Cornwall Centre Road West.

The Landfill Site is also home to the Recycling Plant, tire recycling depot, scrap metal recycling pad, waste wood recycling pad, leaf and yard waste composting site and the Household Special Waste Depot.


Cornwall landfill and Dept Services

Tipping Fees

As of July 1st 2017, additional tipping fees and surcharge fees will be applied to the following waste at the City Landfill Site:

  • Minimum Load (less then 150 kgs) = $10.00
  • Regular Waste = $75.00/tonne
  • Scrap metal Waste = $75.00/tonne
  • Uncontaminated Wood Waste = $62.00/tonne
  • Mixed Recycling Loads over 250 kgs = $45.00 per tonne
  • Mattresses & Box spring Surcharge = $10.00 per item
  • CFC White Good Appliances Surcharge = $25.00 per item

Tires will now be accepted free of charge from Cornwall residents (maximum of 4 tires per person for free per year).

Hauling to the landfill

  • Haulers must advise the City upon entering the landfill site of the origin of the waste being hauled. Proof of residence may be requested.
  • Haulers must separate the following materials from regular solid waste upon arrival at the City landfill: old corrugated cardboard, scrap metal (including white goods), uncontaminated wood waste, scrap tires, leaf and yard waste.
  • All open loads of waste are to be covered to avoid blowing litter while travelling to the Landfill Site.


Contact Us

For additional info, please contact the Landfill site Scale House at (613) 933-6953.


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