Welland - Humberstone Landfill

Items not accepted

  • Hazardous Industrial Waste

Disposal fees

Residential and Commercial WasteFee
Garbage, construction and demolition material 0 - 50 kg $8 flat fee
51kg and above $125 / tonne
Appliances containing refrigerant No refrigerant removal sticker $22 / unit
Asbestos $385 / tonne
Asphalt, bricks and concrete (no re-bar) $30 / tonne
Mattress and box spring Disposal fee + $10 each
Shingles $85 / tonne
Vehicle weight ticket only $10 / vehicle
Blue and Grey Box recyclables No charge
Electronics No charge
Tires No charge
Reusable goods No charge
Scrap metal No charge
Residential WasteFee
Bicycles No charge
Clean soil * No charge
Fats, oil and grease No charge
Household hazardous waste No charge
Large, rigid household plastic items
Examples: plastic toys, pools, totes, infant car seats, buckets, pails and pet carriers Remove batteries and metal parts before recycling
No charge
Leaf and yard waste No charge
Commercial WasteFee
Clean soil * $10 / tonne
Contaminated soil * $39 / tonne
Leaf and yard waste $75 / tonne

* Clean or contaminated soil accepted at the discretion of Niagara Region. Call 905-980-6000 ext. 3748 for approval.

Oversized items

An oversized item is defined as anything that exceeds 3 cubic metres in combined dimensions and / or longer than 8 metres (25 feet) in length and can't be loaded or transported by a passenger vehicles without the aid of a secondary piece of equipment such as a trailer, crane or chain pulley for disposal at a Drop-off Depot.

All oversized item disposal must be arranged prior to arriving at the site by calling the Waste Info-Line at 905-356-4141 or 1-800-594-5542.

Liquids, holding tanks, batteries and metal / plastic components must be removed prior to arrival.

Disposal fee will apply.

Approved expansion

Niagara Region will construct infrastructure for expansion of this landfill and begin to utilize the additional capacity approved in the Environmental Assessment.

Public Liaison Committee

Residents wishing to provide feedback to the city of Welland and Regional Council on matters related to the Humberstone Landfill can join the Public Liaison Committee.

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