The City of Clarence-Rockland's landfill site is located at 2335 Lalonde Road in Bourget. It accepts solid and non-hazardous residential, commercial and industrial waste generated in the municipality.

Each Clarence-Rockland residential address is allowed to throw out at no cost a cumulative weight of 140 kg annually;

  • Proof of residency with photo is required;
  • The resident must be present to qualify for the program;
  • One address per charge will be accepted;
  • Residents can go multiple times until they reach the 140 kg weight limit;
  • Once the free 140 kg is reached, fees will be charged depending on the weight of the load;
  • Residents can continue to use the landfill site after the free 140 kg is reached.
  • All items that are already free of charge must be properly sorted at the right location at the landfill site, otherwise a mixed load surcharge will apply;
  • This program is in effect yearly from June 1st to May 31st, and on the days the landfill site is open to the public;

Hours of operation

The landfill site is open year-round at the following hours, except on statutory holidays.

Summer hours from April 1 to November 30

  • Tuesday: 8:30 am-12:30 pm
  • Thursday: 8:30 am-12:30 pm
  • Friday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Winter hours from December 1 to March 30

  • Tuesday: 8:30 am-12:30 pm
  • Friday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 8:30 am-12:30 pm

Fees and accepted items

The following items are accepted at the landfill site.

  • Solid waste, non-hazardous, residential and commercial;
  • Construction and demolition waste;
  • Items with refrigerant;
  • Sand and concrete;
  • Lumber;
  • Contaminated Soil - a surcharge may be applicable and is subject to the approval of the Department Director;
  • Asbestos - a surcharge may be applicable and is subject to the approval of the Department Director.

Fees are calculated by weight. Here is an example of the most common fees. Additional fees may apply in some cases.

Most frequent fees

Minimum fee$20

Item with refrigerant

$20

Concrete

$45 per ton

Construction wood

$45 per ton

Residential and commercial construction waste

$90 per ton

Mixed load

$135 per ton

Asbestos - Subject to the approval of the department director, contact the department before work begins.

$300 per ton

Surcharge for prohibited materials

$10 to $30 per item

Items free of charge

The following items are accepted free of charge at the landfill site when properly sorted.

  • Garden waste;
  • Branches (up to 12 inches in diameter);
  • Household hazardous waste (100 kg limit);
  • Blue and black box recycling;
  • Refrigerant free scrap metal;
  • Tires;
  • Textiles;
  • Electronics;
  • Silage plastic.

Items not accepted

The following items are not accepted at the landfill site.

  • Sludge from septic tanks or septic tanks;
  • Highly flammable or volatile substances, including ash;
  • Carcasses of any animal or part thereof, except kitchen waste;
  • Transported sewage;
  • Sewage, human or animal excrement, excluding properly packaged pet excrement;
  • Explosive substances;
  • Ammunition, firearms;
  • Pharmaceuticals or hazardous chemical waste;
  • Pathological waste;
  • Liquid waste;
  • Sharp objects;
  • Any hazardous materials such as poisons, hot bottom ash, corrosives, acids, pesticides, herbicides, radioactive materials, industrial process sludge, biomedical waste, substances that may cause personal or environmental problems;
  • Materials from a materials recovery facility;
  • Live animals or birds;
  • Any material subject to a government landfill ban having jurisdiction over the City of Clarence-Rockland;
  • Any material deposited with the intention of harming any vehicle
  • Any waste that is suspected of having been or has been generated outside the limits of the City of Clarence-Rockland or for which a proof of origin cannot be provided upon request.