Record #: HAL0292
Last Modified: 15 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 15 Mar 2023


Description (Service) Algonquin Highlands has 4 Landfill sites:
  • Oxtongue Landfill - 3401 Hwy 60
  • Dorset Transfer Station - 1087 Maple Ridge Dr
  • Pine Springs Landfill - 1326 Pine Springs Rd
  • Maple Lake Landfill - 1302 McPhail Rd.
Not all sites accept all materials, check for "What's Accepted Where" on the website or utilize the "Waste Wizard" to quickly search and learn where various materials are accepted and if there are fees associated with those materials. All sites accept household garbage and blue box materials (paper, plastic, glass). Use of clear bags is mandatory, no materials in black or opaque bags are accepted at any site.

Check the Recycling & Waste Diversion Programs page for more information on Blue Box and other recycling programs.

Service Details

Hours Stanhope Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Visit the website for individual landfill hours.
Areas Served Algonquin Highlands
Eligibility Residents or cottage owners of the municipality of Algonquin Highlands
Application Landfill user ID card are mailed out with interim tax bills every year. Cottage kit passes are available for purcahse. Replacement cards can be requested via email to including your name, mailing address, property address and the reason for your request (e.g. card lost, additional card requested, new residence).
Languages English
Fees Service

Address and Location

Located In Community Minden
Address & Map
1087 Maple Ridge Dr
Minden, ON
Canada K0M 1J2
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Washroom, Entrance, Parking

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-489-2379
Fax 705-489-3491
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Primary Contact Melissa Murray, Environmental Manager; Phone: ext 332; Email:
Alternate Contact Adam Thorn, Public Works Manager; Phone: ext 348; Email:

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