City of Kawartha Lakes

Service: Waste and Recycling Department - Landfill Sites, Lindsay - 180 Kent St W

Record #: VTC0566
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 28 Sep 2021


Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
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Regular Service
The Waste and Recycling Department oversees clear bags garbage collection, recycling, hazardous waste and five landfill sites within the City of Kawartha Lakes.
  • Garbage Collection
    • Every household in Kawartha Lakes receives curbside pick-up of garbage and recycling
    • Two clear garbage bag limit per household with one 'shopping sized' bag for privacy is permitted within each larger clear bag, additional bags need a pre-paid user pay tag
    • Also collects blue box and green recycling box (Paper Box)
  • Landfill Sites:
    • Landfill hours posted online here Landfill information
      Winter & Summer Holiday Mon: closed.
      Winter hours are from Oct 16-Apr 30. Summer hours are from May 1-Oct 15.
      All landfills will be closed on New Year's Day, Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day
      Landfill sites scheduled to operate on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve will only be open from 9 am to 1 pm. Call 705-324-9411 for individual site hours or see website.

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Visit website for Landfill Site hours
Dates Year round
Areas Served Kawartha Lakes
Eligibility Residents of the City of Kawartha Lakes
Application Residence of the City of Kawartha Lakes
Languages English
Fees Service - See City's website for details

Address and Location

Located In Community Kawartha Lakes
Address & Map
180 Kent St W
Kawartha Lakes, ON
Canada K9V 2Y6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Back entrance, washrooms, counter

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-324-9411, Call Centre
Toll Free Phone 1-888-822-2225
After Hours Phone 1-877-885-7337
Primary Contact Cathie Ritchie, City Clerk; Phone: ext 1295
Mailing Address 180 Kent St W 
Kawartha Lakes, ON 
Canada K9V 2Y6

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