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Waste & Environment

See Household Hazardous Waste Information 

The Municipality of West Grey provides curbside collection for garbage & recycling.  

CLEAR OR TRANSPARENT BAGS must be used for garbage with a maximum 40 lb. limit.  One smaller coloured bag may be used to conceal any personal products.A West Grey bag tag MUST be attached to each garbage bag. Blue boxes, and / or clear or transparent bags may be used for recyclables. No tags required.  Place recyclables & garbage visible & accessible at curbside by 7:00 a.m. 

Landfill Site Locations & Hours

Durham Landfill Site

  • Address:      590 Park St 
  • Directions:  From Garafraxa St S, turn west onto Park St

Thursday       8:00 am - 5:00 pm:      
Friday             8:00 am - 5:00 pm       
Saturday        8:00 am - 4:00 pm:      

Normanby Landfill Site

  • Address:      221291 Grey Rd 9
  • Directions:  From Grey Rd 3, (north of Ayton), turn west onto Grey Rd 9

Saturday      8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bentinck Landfill Site

  • Address:      114079 Grey Rd 3
  • Directions:  From Grey Rd 4, turn north onto Grey Rd 3

Saturday       8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Note:  Landfill Site Closed on Statutory Holidays


What is Recyclable at curbside?

  • Glass bottles & jars (food & drink)
  • Dairy, Juice & Tetra Pak
  • Aluminum & steel cans (food & drink)
  • Plastics - Bottles, jugs & containers (#'s 1 to 7)
  • Plastic shopping bags
  • Empty Aerosol Cans
  • Empty Motor Oil & Paint Containers (clean)
  • Papers, newspapers, books (hard covers removed), magazines, wrapping paper 
  • Cardboard - flattened & tied in bundles 24" x 18" x 6" Keep separate.
  • Boxboard - remove plastic liners from cereal boxes; flattened & bundled up Keep separate.


Free Service at West Grey Landfill Sites


Electronics (i.e., computers, monitors, microwaves, TV's, etc.)

Use Tires

All tires (rimless)
Non-commercial residents ONLY


Expanded polystyrene (large white foam packaging)
Must be Clean & Dry.
Place in a large, clear plastic bag & tie to keep moisture out.

Bale Wrap

Clean - otherwise will be charged.
Accepted ONLY at Normanby & Bentinck Landfill Sites

Related Bylaws


Bylaw 68-2015 Waste Disposal & Garbage Collection By-law