Waste and Recycling

Central Frontenac operates two (2) landfill sites and one (1) transfer station for Residents, all three sites are home to our Recycling depots and site staff are available with safe and educated recycling procedures.  Landfill Sites are the final resting place for non- recyclable garbage, requiring regular cover of soil to prevent garbage from attracting wildlife or blowing around as litter and minimize odours.

For information regarding our Recycling guidelines, E-Waste and Tipping fees please click on the links listed below.

Notice to all Residents 

Recycling Guidelines


Tipping Fees

Site Information

 Olden Site

1094 Olden Park Road - map

Hours of Operation:

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Accepted Material at Olden Site  

Oso Site

1130 Wemp Road - map

Hours of Operation:

Monday, Friday, Saturday - 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday & Sunday - 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Accepted Material at Oso Site

 Hinchinbrooke Site

10180 Road 38 - map

Hours of Operation:

Monday, Friday, Saturday - 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday & Sunday - 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Accepted Material at Hinchinbrooke Site

Holiday Site Closures

January 1st (New Years Day)

February 18th (Family Day)

April 19th (Good Friday)

July 1st (Canada Day)

October 14th (Thanksgiving Day)

November 11th (Rememberance Day)

December 25th (Christmas Day)

December 26th (Boxing Day)


Any site normally open December 24th and December 31st will be closed at noon.


All accpeted Recycling materials are recieved at all three (3) sites at no charge. Residents are encouraged to compost as much as possible to divert unnecessary bulk to the landfill sites and to help the environment.

Please visit the Compost Council of Canada website for all composting help.

By-Law 2012-10 Schedule "E" Recycling Policy 


Scrap Metal



White Goods  

Blue Recycle Bins

Blue recycling bins may be purchased at a cost of $7.00 per bin at the Township Office or at the waste sites.

Garbage Bags

All loose household garbage or construction debris is required to be in a Township of Central Frontenac garbage bag.

Bags can be purchased at the Township office, all waste sites or participating retailers.

Clear garbage bags:

  • Residential - 30" x 38" $1.00 per bag / sold in bundles of ten (10)
  • Commercial - 35" x 50" $2.00 per bag / sold in bundles of ten (10)

By Law 2017-13 Schedule "D" Garbage Bags

Tipping Fees

All residents wishing to pay tipping fees may only do so at the Olden or Oso Sites. Residents will no longer be able to prepay at the Township Office. Please note that only cash or cheque payments are accepted.

Tipping Fee Schedule

By-Law 2012-10 Schedule "C" Tipping Fees


Property owners in the Township of Central Frontenac may dispose of a single load of household refuse at no charge (up to $40.00 limit) to the Olden or Oso Sites.

Mixed Amnesty loads (i.e. furniture and construction materials) must go to Olden Site. 

Please refer to the attachment for further details.

Hazardous Waste

Most households contain materials that can be hazardous and must be disposed of carefully. Improper disposal can be dangerous to people and the environment. Our landfills, and storm drains are not designed to treat chemical wastes. Without special treatment, the chemicals may pose a threat to our own health and environment.

 Hazardous Waste Information 

City of Kingston Hazardouse Waste Depot

In accodance with the restructuring agreement, residents of the Township of Central Frontenac may use the Household Hazardous Waste Desposal site at 70 Lappan's Lane, in the City of Kingston. (Turn north off Counter Street at the PUC building onto Lappan's Lane.) Please contact the facility for operating hours.

Hazardous Waste accepted at the Lappan's Lane site chnages from time to time as well as the tipping fees. To get a recent updated list of what is accepted at the site visit the City of Kingston Hazardous Waste website.

Residents wishing to utilize the City of Kingston Hazardous Waste depot must fill out a form to take to the Kingston facility and pay the fees at the Township office before going to Kingston.

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