Landfill

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Residents can bring their garbage to the Eston & District Landfill, located 1 mile east of Eston on HWY 44, and 1.5 miles south on the gravel road (SW 22-25-20 W3).

To view the Hours of operation: Eston & District Landfill 



The Eston & District Landfill will accept:

  • Household/office waste
  • Trees, leaves, branches, grass clippings, clean wood
  • Furniture
  • Propane tanks
  • Steel (must be smaller than 4' x 4' pieces)
  • Appliances (must be Freon free; only those not accepted by SARCAN)
  • Construction rubble, demolition debris, renovation materials including (charges apply)
  • Cement, asphalt, concrete (charges apply; must be separated)
  • Other items, at the discretion of the landfill attendant.
 

The Eston & District Landfill will not accept:

  • Recyclable materials accepted at the Recycle Centre including all cardboard, paper, glass, tin, certain plastics
  • SARCAN accepted materials
  • Tires, batteries, oil
  • Hazardous substances
  • Pressurized tanks
  • Grain or silage bags
  • Used chemical containers
  • Carcasses and hides
  • Grain
  • Motorized vehicles and water crafts
  • Fuel tanks
  • Asbestos
  • Contaminated soil
  • Grease tubes
  • Other items, at the discretion of the landfill attendant.
 

Landfill Use Guidelines

  • All vehicles must register before entering the landfill.
  • Bill of Lading is required for each load brought to the landfill.
  • Loads will be inspected by the Landfill Attendant to verify contents.
  • Proof of residency or land ownership in the RM of Snipe Lake or the Town of Eston is required in order to access resident rates.
  • Waste items do not have to be bagged but materials must be strapped down when transporting.
  • Contents must be sorted by type and placed in the proper area as directed by the Landfill Attendant.
  • The Eston & District Landfill reserves the right to turn away contents at the discretion of the Landfill Attendant.
  • After hours access may be granted based on staff availability.  Additional charges will apply.  Please book through the Town Office.
  • Scavenging is prohibited.
 
Recycling, electronics, and paint cans can be brought to the Recycle Centre