Garbage and Recycling


Effective March 25th, the South Huron Landfill is closed to the public. The landfill will continue to operate for the BRA on curbside collection days (Tuesdays and Fridays), as well as commercial waste haulers and contractors as defined by the Province of Ontario Essential Service List on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Yard waste/brush/bagged leaf drop off at the landfill site is temporarily suspended.

All residents of South Huron are reminded to remove their garbage and recycling receptacles from the curb no later than 12 hours after curbside pickup has been completed. 

 We offer weekly curbside garbage and recycling pickup for residents based on where they live.

  • Tuesday pickup includes Corbett, Dashwood, Greenway, Shipka, Mt. Carmel and Lakeshore area
  • Friday pickup includes Exeter, Centralia, Crediton, Huron Park, Kirkton, Woodham and area

The municipality's garbage and recycling collection and processing provider is the Bluewater Recycling Association (BRA). BRA is a rural non-profit organization that develops and maintains facilities on behalf of the municipal sector.

Garbage and recycling bin fees are charged quarterly on utility bills according to the following rates:

Container Service Fees
Recycling Bins (65 gallon and 95 gallon) $44.56 per year
Garbage Bins, Small (35 gallon) $94.47 per year per bin
Garbage Bins, Medium (65 gallon) $118.22 per year per bin
Garbage Bins, Large ( 95 gallon) $153.60 per year per bin

If you have a lost or damaged bin, or would like to request a different size you may report it online or  contact us or 519-235-0310 ext. 230.

Landfill Information

Open to residents and businesses of the municipality, the South Huron Landfill is located at 71230 Ausable Line - on the northeast corner of Highway 83/ Dashwood Road. The landfill accepts many kinds of waste material.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday to Friday: Open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: Open 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Sunday and Statutory Holidays: Closed

Hazardous Waste

Hazardous materials can be dangerous to people as well as the environment. Be sure to bring your hazardous waste products to the proper depot! 

The County of Huron operates the Household Hazardous Waste Program, which offers disposal hazardous waste disposal services at the Mid-Huron Recycling Centre free of charge to residents of Huron County. For more information, contact the Mid-Huron Recycling Centre at 519-482-7668, 37506A Huron Road, Holmesville, Ontario.


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