Payment and Fees

Notice: Please note that all County waste facilities are closed to the public at this time in an effort to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Curbside collection of both garbage and blue box recyclables will continue throughout Wellington County. All materials should be placed out by 7:00 am on your regular collection day. Please be advised that garbage must be in County-issued user pay garbage bags in order to be collected. Learn more about curbside collection. Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Notice: Tipping fee increase from $80.00 to $97.50 per tonne for all scaled loads starting January 1, 2020.

Payment

  • payment of disposal fees is required at the time of drop-off, by cash, cheque, debit, credit or business account
  • for payment by cheque, two pieces of ID are required

    • driver's License
    • Mastercard or Visa
    • cheques returned due to Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) will be charged the original tipping fee plus a $35 administrative fee to the credit card number provided
  • to find out about setting up a business credit account, contact SWS

tipping fee increase from 80 dollars to 97.5 dollars

Disposal Fees

  • $2 per bag or equivalent, to a maximum of 10 bags (after that, carload or scaled fees will apply)
  • sites with weigh scales charge $97.50 per metric tonne - minimum $15
  • sites without scales charge $15 per carload, $30 per truck or trailer load (guideline only, could be more than $30 depending on material type)
  • flat fees may apply to some individual items (e.g. furniture)

Note: Site attendants have the authority to turn loads away that are too large for their facility to comfortably accommodate. If you have questions about this please contact our office for clarification.

 

© 2020 County of Wellington, 74 Woolwich St. Guelph, Ontario N1H 3T9, T 519.837.2600, TF 1.800.663.0750, F 519.837.1909