Westside Residential Waste Disposal and Recycling Centre

Public Health is requesting that whenever possible people stay home.  This includes limiting your trips to disposal and recycling facilities.

Store material safely at home.  If you must visit these facilities, ensure you are able to maintain physical distancing at all times while on site.

Please note the following changes:

  • Cash is no longer accepted at the Glenmore Landfill and Westside Transfer Station (on Asquith Road in West Kelowna) Debit and Credit payments only please
  • Donations or reusable items such as clothing, textiles, household goods are no longer accept at that Glenmore Landfill or all Transfer Stations.  Please store these items at home until donation facilities open up again.  Do not leave material outside of community drop boxes, this is considered a form of illegal dumping.

Donation of Refundables for the Food Bank at the Westside Transfer Station is still accepted at this time.  Please check with attendant before leaving these donations to confirm they are still being accepted.

 

Located at 2640 Asquith Road, off Shannon Lake Road in West Kelowna, the Westside Residential Centre has both a recycling depot and residential transfer station for waste disposal.  Please note the various sorting requirements and all loads must be covered and secured.  This facility is only open to residential users.  It has been closed to commercial haulers since July 2010.

Please be advised that until further notice we are only accepting non-cash payments at to help streamline services and reduce the chances of spreading COVID-19 to both staff and customers.

Some Tipping Fees increasing January 1st, 2020 to cover increased costs - More Information 

Disposal Centre Open Friday – Monday 7:30 am – 4:00 pm (gate closes at 3:50 pm) Closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day
ACCEPTABLE ITEMS DISPOSAL RATES
Please separate into the following categories
Residential Garbage

As of Jan. 1st 2020 - $4.50/bag, $18 (up to 4x8 load), $50 (large load), 

$80 (extra large load)

Drywall No longer accepted.  Please take drywall to the Glenmore landfill for proper disposal.
Yard Waste and prunings  $1/bag, $5 (up to 4x8 load), $15 (large load), $20 (extra large load, tandem axle trailer)
Clean Wood (non painted, untreated) $1/bag, $6 (up to 4x8 load), $10 (large load), $15 (extra large load, tandem axle trailer)
Metal Free
Appliances  with Ozone Depleting Substance (Fridge, Freezer)

Free as of Jan. 1, 2020

Tires with rims

$3.00/tire up to 24 inches

Propane Tanks, Batteries Free
Mattresses

$14 each

Recycling Depot Open Friday - Monday 7:30 – 4:00 pm (gate closes at 3:50) Closed Christmas and New Year’s Day
ACCEPTABLE ITEMS – please sort into the following categories
  • Paper & Cardboard
  • Containers (plastic, tin)
  • Glass
  • Styrofoam

The following items are NOT accepted at the Westside Residential Disposal and Recycling Centre:

  • No Electronic or Computers
  • No Commercial Waste
  • No Liquids
  • No Dirt, Sod or Rocks
  • No Small Appliances/Power Tools
  • No Light Fixtures or Bulbs
  • No Radioactive Waste
  • No Asphalt & Concrete
  • No Drywall - please take to Glenmore landfill for proper disposal
  • No Hazardous Waste
  • No Ignitable or Smoldering Waste

For further information call the Waste Reduction Office at 250-469-6250 or 250-768-7110 for a recorded message.

 
 
 
Regional District of Central Okanagan | 1450 KLO Road | Kelowna, BC V1W 3Z4
Ph: 250-763-4918 | Fax: 250-763-0606 | Email: info@rdco.com
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (Closed Holidays)