Think Before You Throw


Collection Schedule

Click HERE for the newly posted 2019 Collection Schedule


Site Overview

A Waste Recovery Facility is located on the former Harbour Grace incinerator site that accepts bulk household waste, such as appliances, furniture, mattresses, hot water tanks, electronics, metals, propane tanks, car and truck tires (rims removed), ATV and motorcycle tires, personal construction and demolition material, shingles, brush, etc. EWM will not accept anything that is recyclable or materials that decompose, including cardboard, clothing, food items, leaves, grass clippings, ash, or fish nets. 

Hours of Operation

Tuesday and Thursday, 12:00PM to 4:00PM*, and Saturday, 8:00AM to 4:00PM*, excluding holidays.

*Note: Gates will close 15 minutes before the facility closes.

Other Information

Wood chips are available to the public at some of the sites for pick up (free of charge). Supply is limited and will vary by site. Please check with the local Site Attendant for more information.

This site does not accept commercial material or waste, including materials from contractors or businesses. Vehicles having any commercial signage will be refused entry. Commercial waste can be brought to Robin Hood Bay, or the Regional Transfer Station in Clarenville (with a valid commercial permit). The permit application form can be found HERE.

The Carbonear region services the following communities:

Flat Rock, Gunner’s Road, Line Road, Bristol’s Hope, Spaniard’s Bay, English Hill Ext, Godden’s Marsh, Old Highway and adjoining roads

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Important Updates ↑↑

Office Closure

The offices of Eastern Regional Service Board will be closed on Friday, April 19 and Monday, April 22. The office will re-open on Tuesday, April 23 at 8:30 a.m. We apologize for any inconvenience this change in hours of operation may cause. Have a safe and enjoyable long weekend!

Please note collection day change for Friday, April 19 for Bell Island will be collected on Thursday, April 18.

There will be no changes in collections for Monday, April 22.