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Waste Collection​

Waste services for Wasaga Beach fall within the mandate of the County of Simcoe and all services are provided by the County of Simcoe NOT the Town of Wasaga Beach.

Landfill Vouchers and Dump Passes

were Discontinued January 1st, 2013

General Information

Weekly waste collection with a limit of 1 untagged bags (effective September 29th, 2008), any additional bags must have County garbage tags affixed.

Simcoe County garbage tags will be available for $3.00 each, sold in sheets of 5 tags.

Leaf and yard waste must be placed in Kraft paper leaf bags or open top rigid containers. NO PLASTIC BAGS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Maximum Weight: 20 kgs or 44 lbs each

Standard Bag Size: 76 cm X 92 cm or 30'' X 36''

Maximum Can Size: 77L or 17gal

Garbage & Recycling FAQs

Q: Who do I contact if I have questions/concerns with reference to my garbage, recycling, or yard waste collection?

A: The County of Simcoe is responsible for waste management and collection services. 

Please contact the Customer Services Centre at the County of Simcoe for ALL Waste Management inquires, or visit www.simcoe.ca


Phone1-800- 263-3199

Q: Are dump passes (or vouchers) still available for pickup at the Public Works Department or Chamber of Commerce?

A: The County of Simcoe has discontinued the Dump Pass or Voucher System, effective January 1st, 2013.  You may take the articles to the landfill site directly and dispose of them, at the current disposal rate or take advantage of the "New" Bulky Item Collection which is available from June through to September. 

To schedule an appointment for bulky collection with the County of Simcoe, please call


Phone1-800- 263-3199

A maximum of five items, per scheduled collection, must be placed curbside by 7 a.m. on your scheduled collection day. 

The cost is $35.00 per scheduled pick up and payment is required at the time of booking with the County of Simcoe. 

Please visit the County of Simcoe website, for more landfill information, www.simcoe.ca 

Q: Who do I contact to obtain recycling containers?

A: If you are a new resident, please contact the Customer Service Department at the County of Simcoe, to register as a new resident and they will make arrangements to deliver all your recycling bins.  Additional bins are available at the County Landfill site, at the current established fees.


Phone1-800- 263-3199

Q: Where can I get a replacement Recycle Bin?

A: Replacement Recycle Bins can be purchased at the Nottawasaga Landfill Site, located on Side Road 30/31, off Hwy 26, north of Stayner, Ontario.

Q: Is there a backyard compost container program?

A: Composters may be purchased at the Nottawasaga Landfill Site, located on Side Road 30/31, off Hwy 26, north of Stayner, Ontario.  Current prices may be obtained by calling the County of Simcoe customer service line. 


Phone1-800- 263-3199

Q: What is the yard waste and leaf pickup process?

A: Please refer to the County of Simcoe Waste Management Calendar for the yard waste and leaf pickup schedule.

Q: When is the Christmas tree collection scheduled for?

A: Please refer to your County of Simcoe Waste Management Calendar for dates in your area.

For further information please contact the County of Simcoe customer service


Phone1-800- 263-3199

or visit www.simcoe.ca.

Q: Where is the closest County Landfill Site located?

A: The County Landfill Site is located off of Highway 26, between Wasaga Beach and Stayner, on 30/31 Side road (County Road 64). 

Please visit the County of Simcoe website for other landfill locations, as well as hours of service.  www.simcoe.ca

Q: Where can I purchase bag tags for my extra bags of refuse?

A: Bag Tags can be purchased at the Public Works Department at 150 Westbury Road, or at the Treasury Department at 30 Lewis Street. 

For a list of additional tag outlets, please visit Simcoe County Solid Waste Management  or call the County's Customer Service Centre


Phone1-800- 263-3199

Q: I did not receive a County of Simcoe Waste Management calendar. Where could I obtain one?

A: The calendars are mailed out every January/February by the County of Simcoe. 

If your calendar was not received, you may pick one up at the Town's Public Works Office (150 Westbury Road) or at the Administration Office (30 Lewis Street).