Think Before You Throw

Southern Shore

View your 2017 garbage, recycling and bulk collection schedule.

Two waste recovery facilities are located on the Southern Shore 1) on the former Bay Bulls Landfill site and 2) on the former Renews-Cappahayden Landfill site. The WRF sites accept 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, construction and demolition material, shingles, brush, etc. We will not accept anything that is recyclable or materials that decompose, including cardboard, clothing, food items, leaves, grass clippings, ash, and fishnets. 

Hours of operation for the Bay Bulls Waste Recovery Facility and the Renews-Cappahayden Waste Recovery Facility are Tuesdays and Thursday 12 pm to 4 pm and Saturdays 8 am to 4 pm excluding holidays.

Woodchips 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 Site Attendant for more information.

These sites do not accept commercial material including materials from contractors or businesses. Trucks having any commercial signage will be refused entry.

The Southern Shore region services the following communities:

St. Shott’s, Biscay Bay, Portugal Cove South, Renews/Cappahayden, Fermeuse/Kingman’s Cove, Aquaforte, Ferryland, Calvert, Cape Broyle, Admiral’s Cove, Brigus South, LaManche, Tors Cove, Mobile, Burnt Cove-St.Michael’s-Bauline East, Witless Bay, Witless Bay Line, Bay Bulls, Horse Chops, Hell Hill Pond, Cape Pond Road, Old Shoe Cove Road/Chance Cove, Birch Hill Pond

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Important Updates ↑↑

Notice of Service - Mobile First Pond Road and Side Roads

Starting August of 2017 ERSB will be providing information to the property owners in the above noted areas regarding waste collection and recycling collection. Waste and recycling collection
will start the first week in January 2018. The annual fee for service is $180 per property.

There will be a canvasser the area in 2017. They will be carrying photo ID with the ERSB logo. We ask that you please provide them with the property owner’s name and address. If no one is present at
the location at the time of our visit, an information package will be left on the door after which we will consider the property owner notified of the service.

Should you wish to contact us in advance and provide your name and mailing address please call 709.579.7960 or email