Tipping / Disposal Fees

Note: New Tipping Fees Effective October 1st

Waste Category Price Per Kilogram
Authority Members Nonmembers
Recyclables 9.7¢ 12.9¢
  • Food Waste
  • Yard Waste
  • Leaves (debagged)
  • Leaves (bagged)

  • 9.7¢
    No Fee

    No Fee
    Garbage 12.1¢ 16.1¢
    Construction & Demolition Debris – Sorted
  • Brick, block, concrete
  • Asphalt
  • Asphalt shingles
  • Drywall
  • Wood/brush (up to 6" in diameter)
  • 5.7¢ 7.6¢
    Construction & Demolition Debris - Mixed 12.1¢ 16.1¢
    Scrap Metals and White Goods: One free appliance per day 5.7¢ 7.6¢
    Minimum Fee $5.00 $10.00
    Other Services
    CFC Removal from Refrigeration Units $20.00/unit
    Household Hazardous Waste No Fee
    Contact VWRM for further details.
    13.8¢/kg 18.2¢/kg
    Contaminated Soil:
    Contact VWRM for disposal locations
    Fee based on metric tonne
    Weighscale Usage (loaded weight and tare weight) $10.00 per load
    Used Wood Pallets (for sale) $2.00 each

    Hours of Operation:
    Kentville: Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:00pm; Saturday 8:00am-12:00Noon
    Lawrencetown: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 8:00am-4:00pm; Saturday 8:00am-12:00Noon

    Note 1: The minimum fee applies to the following: 41kg and less for garbage, 50kg and less for organics, 50kg and less for recyclables or 90kg and less for sorted construction & demolition debris and scrap metal.

    Note 2: The term Authority Members applies to anyone bringing a load generated in the municipality of Kings, Annapolis Royal, Berwick, Kentville, Middleton or Wolfville. Loads originating outside these areas are nonmembers.

    Note 3: Non-compliant loads will be charged a double-rate or rejected.

    Valley Waste–Resource Management
    The Municipalities of Kings, Annapolis Royal, Berwick, Kentville, Middleton and Wolfville:
    Partners in Waste Reduction