West Yellowhead Regional Landfill

Summer Hours (April1 - October 31)
 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Saturday
Winter hours (November 1 - March 31)
9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday, 9 am to 2 pm on Saturday
Closed Sundays and holidays


Fee schedules are issued annually once approved. 

Copies of the Current Fee Schedule are available at the West Yellowhead Regional Landfill, the Infrastructure Services Building, or online (PDF). If you have any questions with regards to the above, please contact the West Yellowhead Regional Landfill at 780-865-1414 or Infrastructure Services at 780-865-2634.

To view the Waste management Bylaw, please click here.

General Information

Residents can drop off household toxic round-up and e-waste materials year round at the West Yellowhead Regional Landfill.

Residential customers may bring for free:

  • Aerosol Cans
  • Appliances (Fridges, Stoves, Washers, dryers & ovens)
  • Batteries
  • Clean yard waste & fill
  • Cleaning Products
  • E-waste (computers & TV's)
  • Fluorescent Tubes
  • Furniture
  • Metals
  • Paint
  • Passenger Tires
  • Propane Tanks
  • Used Oil & Filters
  • Wood
All material must be sorted and placed as directed into the appropriate bins. All wet waste is placed in the Transfer Bins.

Fees are in place for special products such as auto hulks and construction waste over 500 kilograms.


The Landfill is located 4 kilometers southwest of Hinton on Highway 40. You may call them at 780-865-1414. 

You can also reach Dale Woloszyn, Landfill Manager for West Yellowhead Regional Landfill by clicking here.


The landfill accepts the following:

  • Appliances
  • Computers and electronics
  • Grass clippings, leaves, and garden refuse
  • Paint aerosol and cans
  • Used oil
Landfill Location map