What can I bring to the Transfer Station?

The waste disposal facilities in the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako are permitted by the Ministry of Environment to accept residential, commercial and institutional waste. Industrial waste is NOT accepted.

Household Waste – eg. Food waste, packaging, non-recyclable household materials

Old Fridges/Freezers/Ovens/Washers/Dryers ($20 ODS (Ozone Depleting Substance) Charge for refrigerant removal  and recycled for metal)

Construction and demolition waste

Defined as residual, non-recyclable wastes produced from the construction, renovation or demolition of residential and commercial buildings and other structures and usually includes asphalt, concrete, wood, pipe, electrical wire, drywall, shingles, glass and insulation.

  • C/D waste in amounts less than two cubic metres (2m3) will be accepted for disposal at Regional District Landfills and Transfer Stations free of charge.
  • C/D waste in amounts greater than 2m3 must be taken to the landfill, and will be charged $90 per tonne.

Yard Waste

Defined as biodegradable waste less than 4" in diameter. Yard waste includes grass clippings, branches and leaves.

Land clearing waste in amounts less than two cubic metres (2m3) will be accepted for disposal at Regional District Landfills and Transfer Stations free of charge. Land clearing waste in amounts greater than 2m3 must be taken to the landfill, and will be charged $90 per tonne.

Note: Land clearing waste is not accepted at the Area D (Fraser Lake) Transfer Station.

Clean wood waste

Defined as wood pieces that do not contain paint, laminate, glue/resin or chemical preservatives.

Animal Carcasses - SRM (Specified Risk Material)

Limit of one large animal per day. Please contact the Regional District prior to disposal. Carcasses in larger amounts can be taken to the landfill, and associated fees may apply.

Auto Hulk (fluids and tires removed)

Metal Scrap - e.g. Residual building material, old barbeques

For information regarding the disposal of hazardous waste, asbestos, contaminated soils, non-contaminated soils or liquid waste, please contact the Environmental Services department at 250-692-3195.

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