Hartland Depot

To access the Hartland Depot, follow the signs to the general public scale where the attendant will direct you for unloading. Some items are charged by weight, others are subject to a recycling fee and some materials are accepted at no charge.


  • Maximum vehicle size: 5,500kg GVW
  • Extra charges will apply for business recycling
  • All loads must be covered and secured (penalties in effect)

COVID-19 protocols

Please stay home if you are sick or required to self isolate.

What to expect

  • Modified public drop-off area protocols to allow physical distancing for staff and customers
  • Distancing protocols combined with high traffic volumes periodically resulting in congestion and delays
  • Customers who have not received pre-approval for disposal of their renovation waste will be turned away
  • All regularly accepted items being received
  • Regular operating hours
  • Only credit and debit payments accepted, no cash
  • As always, all loads must be covered and secured

Prioritize - Make the most of your trip

  • Store materials from your spring cleaning and home improvement projects until you have enough for a trip
  • Give priority to waste that has the risk of attracting pests or going rancid (putrescible waste)
  • Utilize collection services available to you
  • Consider hiring a pick-up service to manage large amounts of material
  • Learn how yard waste can benefit your garden with mulching and composting practices

Alternatives – Other service providers

Consult myrecyclopedia.ca for collectors and other garbage drop-off and recycling depots in the region. Contact them directly to ensure they are open and learn about changes to their drop-off procedures.


$110/tonne + $10 bin user fee

*Clean wood waste may include decks, fences, cabinetry and countertops. Pressure-treated and painted wood are accepted and nails do not have to be removed. If you have wood subflooring, or wood studs removed from underneath drywall, plaster or stucco, then a pre-approval application must be submitted prior to disposal.


$59/tonne, $10 minimum

$6/residents or $26/commercial haulers

  • Tires (automotive) - rimmed (5 per visit) TSBC

No charge items

CRD residents - No charge
Businesses - $26 for Recycle BC items & books

  • Antifreeze
  • Appliances - large (refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers, etc.) MARR
  • Appliances - small (countertop, hairdryers, vacuums, etc.) ElectroRecycle
  • Barbeques
  • Batteries (household, rechargeable call2recycle and automotive)
  • Beverage containers (no refund)
  • Books (not suitable for donation)
  • Cardboard and pizza boxes Recycle BC
  • Cartons (milk, soup) Recycle BC
  • Cell phones call2recycle
  • Cooking oil
  • Electronics (TVs, computers, etc.) Return-It
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Fluorescent tubes and light bulbs Product Care Recycling
  • Glass bottles and jars Recycle BC
  • Hot water tanks
  • Household hazardous waste (accepted from residents only)
  • Lighting equipment Product Care Recycling
  • Metal containers (tins, aluminum foil, empty aerosol cans) Recycle BC
  • Metals-ferrous (wrought iron, casting, steel)
  • Metals-non ferrous (lead, copper brass, aluminum, windows, sliding doors)
  • Motor oil (filters and empty oil containers) BCUOMA
  • Outdoor power equipment (lawn mowers, power washers, trimmers etc.) OPEIC
  • Paints and solvents (for recycling or paint exchange) - max: 10 cans Product Care Recycling
  • Paper products Recycle BC
  • Plastic (bags and overwrap) Recycle BC
  • Plastic packaging (flexible) Recycle BC
  • Plastic packaging (rigid containers) Recycle BC
  • Pesticides Product Care Recycling
  • Propane tanks and cylinders (max 100lbs, no vehicle conversion tanks)
  • Smoke and carbon monoxide alarms Product Care Recycling
  • Styrofoam (blocks and trays) Recycle BC
  • Thermostats TRP
  • Tires and tubes (bicycle) TSBC
  • Tires (automotive) TSBC

Reusable Items Accepted

In partnership with local non-profit organizations, the following reusable items are accepted at the Hartland Depot (no charge):

  • Appliances (working - stoves, refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers)
  • Clothing (clean, dry and bagged or boxed)
  • Bicycles

Learn more about the collection of reusable items at Hartland Depot and donation opportunities in the community.

Questions? Contact Us

1.800.663.4425 local 3030

Cover Your Load

All loads must be covered and secured in order to reduce litter on roadways. Vehicles arriving with uncovered and/or unsecured loads will be charged double the normal fee or be subject to a fine.