Landfill

*Summer landfill hours run April to September Tuesday 8am-4pm, Thursday 12pm-8pm, Saturday 8am-4pm. Winter landfill hours run October to March Tuesday 8am-4pm, Thursday 8am-4pm, Saturday 8am-4pm. 

The Eston & District Landfill is jointly operated by the RM of Snipe Lake No. 259 and the Town of Eston. The landfill is located 2 miles straight east of Eston on Highway 44 and then 3/4 miles south on the gravel road.

A Bill of Lading must be completed upon entry to the landfill. Rates are as shown on the bill of lading.

Usage Guidelines

  • All vehicles must register before entering the landfill.
  • A Bill of Lading is required for each load brought to the landfill.
  • Loads will be inspected by the Landfill Attendant to verify contents.
  • Contents must be sorted by type and placed in the proper area as directed by the Landfill Attendant.
  • The Eston & District Landfill reserves the right to turn away contents at the discretion of the Landfill Attendant.
  • Access outside of regular hours can be obtained based on staff availability and can be booked through the Town Office at a rate of $25 per trip during business hours and $50 per trip outside of business hours in addition to regular landfill rates. Proof of payment must be presented upon entering the landfill.
  • Proof of residency or land ownership in the RM of Snipe Lake or Town of Eston is required in order to access resident rates.
  • Scavenging is prohibited.

Accepted Items (Charges may apply)

  • Trees, leaves, branches, grass clippings, clean wood
  • Furniture
  • Propane tanks
  • Steel (must be smaller than 4 x 4 pieces)
  • Appliances (must be Freon free; only those not accepted by SARCAN)
  • Construction rubble, demolition debris, renovation materials including
  • Cement, asphalt, concrete (must be separated)
  • Waste items do not have to be bagged but materials must be strapped down when transporting

Prohibited Items

  • Recyclable materials accepted at the Recycle Centre including all cardboard, paper, glass, tin, and plastics
  • SARCAN accepted materials
  • Tires, batteries, oil
  • Hazardous substances
  • Pressurized tanks
  • Grain or silage bags
  • Used chemical containers
  • Carcasses and hides
  • Grain
  • Motorized vehicles and water crafts
  • Fuel tanks
  • Asbestos
  • Contaminated soil
  • Ashes

Items not listed on the accepted or prohibited lists will be accepted or rejected at the discretion of the landfill attendants.

  • time Created with Sketch. Work Hours:
    Tuesday 8:00am-4:00pm
    Thursday 12:00am-8:00pm
    Saturday 8:00am-4:00pm