City of Kawartha Lakes

Site: Lindsay - Kent St W

Service: Waste and Recycling Department - Landfill Sites

Description (Service) The Waste and Recycling Department oversees clear bags garbage collection, recycling, hazardous waste and 5 landfill sites within the City of Kawartha Lakes.
  • Garbage Collection
    • Every household in Kawartha Lakes receives curbside pick-up of garbage and recycling
    • 2 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 at Winter & Summer Holiday Mondays: closed. Winter hours are from October 16 to April 30. Summer hours are from May 1 to October 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 Call Centre Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, exluding statutory holidays. 
Landfill Site hours vary
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 - $105/metric tonne ; New landfill tipping fees will be effective March 31, 2017. See City's website for details.
Address and Location
Located In Community Kawartha Lakes
Address & Map
12 Peel St
PO Box 9000, Lindsay, ON K9V 5R8
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Call Centre 705-324-9411
Toll Free Phone 1-888-822-2225
After Hours Phone 1-877-885-7337
Primary Contact Angela Porteous, Regulatory Compliance Officer, City of Kawartha Lakes; Phone: 705-324-9411 ext 2360; Fax: 705-328-3122; Email:
Mailing Address P.O. Box 9000 
Lindsay, ON K9V 5R8

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