Description (Service) COVID-19 Update Regular Service
Barrie residents must show photo I.D. as they enter the landfill site
  • all license plates must be visible or vehicle ownership must be presented at the "in-scale"
  • household waste must be transported in residential vehicles
  • for information on landfill tipping rates call 705-739-4219 or visit the City of Barrie website
  • City of Barrie residents can bring recycling and organics to the landfill site however, the same sorting requirements curbside are in place at the landfill site and recyclables and yard waste must be separated from mixed loads of garbage to qualify for "No Charge" consideration
  • electronics, organics, recycling, household hazardous waste, metal, cardboard and tires on or off the rim are accepted at no charge
  • Recycling Depot, located at the lower gate area of the landfill is closed for the season, the depot will reopen in April 2022 weather-permitting, for more information visit
  • Items banned from the landfill are:
    • waste from outside the City of Barrie
    • liquid or hazardous waste
    • refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, water coolers or dehumidifiers that have not had the CFCs (chlorofluorocarbons) removed (contact an appliance repair company for removal certification, or appliances containing CFC's can be brought to the Barrie Landfill Site where they will be decommissioned by a licensed technician for a fee of $25 per appliance)
  • Diaper Disposal Program
    • Residents can dispose of maximum 2 clear bags of diapers per week at the landfill (maximum weight: 20kg/bag) from May 1 to October 31 annually at no charge
    • bags must consist solely of diapers, proof of residency is required
Service Details
Hours Tue-Sat 8:30 am-3:30 pm * the lane way to the landfill site can accommodate up to one hour's worth of traffic * due to high volume of traffic on Tuesdays and Saturdays, it is recommended that you arrive at the landfill site prior to 3 pm to ensure entry 
Landfill closed on statutory holidays which include Good Friday, Canada Day, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and after noon on Dec 24 and Dec 31
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility City of Barrie residents, photo I.D. required and waste must be generated from within City of Barrie boundaries
Application Drop-in during hours of operation
Languages English
Fees Service - Call City of Barrie at 705-739-4219 or visit website for current fees
Address and Location
Site Location Located at 272 Ferndale Dr N of Edgehill Dr
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
272 Ferndale Dr N
Barrie, ON L4N 6R2
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Environmental Operations 705-739-4219
After Hours Phone Service Barrie 705-726-4242
Fax 705-739-4251
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Primary Contact Kelly Walker-Prince, Supervisor, Landfill Operations; Email:
Alternate Contact Sandy Coulter, Interim Manager Solid Waste Operations; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 400 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5

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