Regional Materials Recovery Facility

The Regional Materials Recovery Facility located at 4571 Highway #3, West Green Harbour, is a transfer station that accepts separated construction and demolition waste, yard waste and scrap metal items.



Hours of Operation:

  • Tuesday - Saturday, 9:30 am to 4:00 pm


$60.00 per tonne for Construction and Demolition Debris
$40.00 per metric ton on all commerical Brush and Yard Waste - Commerical Customers Only

*Minimum tip fee of $3.00 on all construction waste*

Methods of Payment Available

Cash, cheque and debit are accepted on site. Customers may make an application to the Municipality for set up of a charge account.

As a result of COVID - 19, we will not be accepting any form of payment at this time and in lieu we will send invoices for billing through the mail. Accounts will still be active and will not be affected as they will be processed as usual.

The following acceptable items must be separated into the following streams:
  • Wood and Wooden Furniture
  • Shingles
  • Gypsum board/drywall, Plaster
  • Vinyl/plastic building materials, carpeting, built up roofing, ceiling tiles, vinyl flooring & linoleum, wiring, lighting fixtures, fibreglass and styrofoam insulation.

Effective on October 1st, 2020, The Regional Materials Recovery Facility (C&D site) will no longer be accepting tree stumps, or brush that is bigger than 6 inches in diameter.  For more information on proper disposal please contact Ryan Jamieson, 902-875-7026.

The following items are accepted free of charge and must be separted:
  • Scrap Metal*
  • Metal Appliances*
  • Wire Lobster Traps
  • Leaf and Yard Waste
  • Rope

*Metals are also picked up at curbside during Spring and Fall Metal Collections.

Shingles and Wood Piles