Garbage Collection & Recycling


Want to know more about commercial garbage collection? Click on this link to find out.

Meanwhile, if you're interested to learn about recycling in our community, check this page out. 

Already a resident? the following page features the details of our residential garbage collection program. 

Municipal Landfill

The Drumheller landfill site has a life expectancy of 50 years. Drumheller serves as the base for the Drumheller and District Solid Waste Management Association that services 20 municipalities and a population of 30,000.

The Municipal Landfill is located at 2500 Highway 10 East

Contact the Drumheller & District Solid Waste Management Association at:

703 2nd. Avenue West
Drumheller, Alberta
Phone: (403) 823-1345
Fax: (403) 823-1344

Summer Hours of Operations

(May 1 - October 31)
  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

    8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday

    8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays & Statutory Holidays

    9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Sundays & July 1

  • Open on the following Statutory Holidays:

    Victoria Day, Civic Holiday (August), Labor Day and Thanksgiving Day

Winter Hours of Operations

(November 1 – April 30)

  • Monday - Friday

    8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturdays

    9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Sundays & Statutory Holidays

  • Closed on the following Statutory Holidays:

    Remembrance Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day, Family Day and Good Friday.

E-waste Recycling

Electronics, Tire Recycling Programs sponsored by the Government of Alberta in this page.

Oil Management Programs

Alberta's Recycle Information Line
Information on any and all types of recycling in the Province of Alberta, as well as Toxic Waste Roundup schedules.

  • Beverage Container Management Board
  • Local Drumheller Bottle Depot
    (403) 823-4612
  • Marcels Recycling
    (403) 823-5318 
  • Fee based pick up and transport of recyclables from residents and commercial business to our Community Recycling Facility. 
  • If you have any questions about Residential or Commercial waste disposal please call the contractor for the Town of Drumheller - Huxted Waste Disposal toll free at 1-866-934-5605.
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