The contents of Waste and Recycling Bins will be monitored
Before disposing of any materials, please carefully review the recycling options below to minimize the waste at the landfill. We also urge everyone to view this information about material that should never be flushed down the drain or toilet to minimize the possibility of clogged drains and sewer lines.
Used cooking oil
Co-op C Store, 695 Railway St.
Used cooking oil may be placed in the container located at the back of the building. This does not include motor oil.
Other Types of Waste
Click Here for the 2021 Waste & Recycling Schedules
for both Green and Yellow Areas
These items cannot be placed in the Blue Recycling Bins:
These items cannot be placed in the Black Waste Bins:
Construction & Demolition (C&D) Materials Landfill
The C&D Landfill site accepts designated materials from construction, demolition or renovation activities and separated loads containing concrete materials by appointment from 7 am to 4 pm on weekdays. SHINGLES are not accepted.
Residents of Kamsack with a building and/or demolition permit(s) require diversion of designated C&D refuse to the C&D Landfill.
Kamsack residents that do not require a building or demolition permit, but need to dispose of C&D or renovation refuse, will pay in accordance with the current tipping fee schedule. The vehicles can either have a capacity up to One Ton or be towing a utility trailer of 2 cubic yards or less.
Waste & Garbage
Electronics, paint, and glass bottles
Sarcan will accept metal beverage cans, plastic bottles, glass bottles and juice boxes with a deposit refund. Beverage container deposits are refunded. Sarcan will also accept desktop computers, notebooks, monitors, printers, fax machines, televisions and left-over paint with no refund available. Visit www.sarcan.ca, call, or stop by for recycling guidelines.
To dispose of waste at the landfill, you must provide proof of Kamsack residency. A driver’s license with the civic address, a utility bill or a tax notice will be accepted as proof of residency. Located SW of Kamsack off Highway 5. The land description is NW 27-29-32 W 1M.
Winter Hours: Tuesdays and Fridays from 1 pm to 5 pm & Saturdays from 9 am to 1 pm
Summer Hours: Tuesdays and Fridays from 1 pm to 7 pm & Saturdays from 9 am to 3 pm
The landfill is currently following Summer Hours
Please keep in mind that payments are not accepted at the landfill. All fees, via landfill tickets, must be paid at the Town Office in advance.
Any metal, such as nails, screws, hinges, etc., must be removed prior to disposal
Find the Kamsack Landfill Hours of Operation and Fee Schedule here.
Strict legislation is in place for landfill sites. Please cooperate with the Town in its efforts to maintain these regulations and our landfill.
As such, the following items are not accepted at the landfill:
Waste & Recycling Collection Schedules
Waste and Recycling are collected on Thursdays. The specific dates depend on your address.
Please view the map to determine which zone you are located in and click on the schedule to learn more about collection dates.
These items may be placed in the Black Waste Bins:
All items placed in the Black Waste Bin must be bagged
These items may be placed in the Blue Recycling Bins:
Plastic Containers must have one of these
these Recycling symbols: