ACRD on Twitter

Whats New

Water Treatment Equipment Supply - Bamfield Water
Closes 2pm Aug 16
BikeBC Projects
AVRA Lighting Funding
AirportsLandfillsRecyclingWater Systems

West Coast Landfill

The Regional District is the owner of the West Coast Landfill which is operated by a Contractor. The Landfill operates under a Regional Solid Waste Management Plan which has been approved by the Ministry of Environment.

For more rates information see: West Coast Landfill Tipping Fees Bylaw R1010-3

Any loads arriving at the landfill uncovered will be charged double the fee!

Westcoast Landfill Information - 1500 Alaska Pine Rd
Hours of OperationScale Shack: (250) 726-2727
Monday to Saturday
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Note: Closed Sundays, Saturdays when a Statutory Holiday falls on a Monday, Christmas Day, New Years Day, Good Friday, July 1st and November 11.
Landfill Rates - Charges for depositing covered solid waste: (household garbage)
Loads 84 kg or greater (Domestic Waste)$95.00/tonne ($8.00 minimum)
Loads 84 kg or greater (Construction/Demolition Waste)$120.00/tonne
Loads under 84 kg
  • $2.00 each garbage bag or can ($8.00 maximum)
  • $2.00 for each tire or $170 per tonne, whichever is greater.
  • $100.00 for each wrecked auto
  • $200.00 for each wrecked truck or bus
  • $10.00 each for stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers, hot water tanks
  • Stumps, land clearing debris - $120.00 per tonne
  • Fridges and freezers - $20.00 each

Final WCL Design, Operations and Closure Report
Amendment to Design, Operations and Closure Report.pdf


  • Tipping fee is double for uncovered loads.
  • No salvaging
  • Certain materials are not accepted at the landfill. Examples of items in this category are: reactive or radioactive wastes, hazardous waste, special waste as defined in the Waste Management Act, solid waste that is on fire or smouldering.
  • Arrangements must be made in advance for other materials and may require a permit from the Ministry of Environment. Examples of these materials are asbestos and contaminated soil.
Payment Options
Cash, Interac, Visa and Mastercard are accepted.
No cheques, please Interacmastercard