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Waste Disposal

Waste disposal is provided to all residents of Winnipeg Beach.  Contractor, Ariel Dankochik is currently contracted to provide service on a weekly basis throughout the community.

Garbage collection takes place on Mondays and Fridays following the long weekend in May and ending with Labour Day in September.  During the remaining months of the year, garbage collection will take place on Mondays only.  Please ensure that garbage is placed for pickup prior to 7 am the morning of garbage collection.  Garbage is to be contained in a secured container with a close fitting lid.  Yard waste pick up begins the first Monday in May and ends on the last Monday in October. Paper yard waste bags must be used for all leaves and grass clippings in order to be picked up with the garbage collection. Twigs must be tied in bundles not exceeding 3 feet in length. If the paper yard waste bags are not used, residents are responsible for the delivery of the yard waste to the landfill and opening of the bags. 

The Town currently contracts with the Village of Dunnottar for use of their Landfill Site. Winnipeg Beach residents may use the site at no cost for household garbage disposal, providing they have a valid tag. Tags will be provided to you, at no cost, at the Town Office upon proof of residency. Broken tags will be replaced at no cost, providing you bring in the broken tag. Lost tags can be replaced at a cost of $10.

Any other waste material is subject to a tipping charge from the Village of Dunnottar.

Landfill Hours

April 16 - October 15

Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm

Sat. & Sunday 10am-4pm

October 16 - April 15

Closed Friday, Sundays & Holidays

Monday - Thursday 10am - 4pm

Saturday 10am - 4pm  

Closed on the following Statutory Holidays:
New Year's Day, Louis Riel Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Labour
Day, Thanksgiving Day, Remembrance Day and Christmas Day


The Town of Winnipeg Beach provides curbside blue bag pick up on the same day as garbage collection.  Recyclables do not need to be sorted.  We will continue to accept newsprint & flyers, magazines, telephone directories, boxboard, gable top containers, aseptic containers, steel food & beverage containers, aluminum beverage containers, PET #1 plastic bottles, HDPE #2 plastic containers, #4, 5 & 7 household plastic containers, glass containers & corrugated cardboard. For more information on recycling in our community please vising Recycle Everywhere.

Spring / Fall Clean-up

As per the Town of Winnipeg Beach By-Law no. 1/2010 section 2.5;

The Town shall conduct an annual spring and fall clean up collection of building refuse, non-bulky wastes, domestic waste, debris and rubbish. These items must not be larger than 1 meter (3.28 feet) in any direction and the weight must not exceed 40 pounds (18.144 kilograms). This will under normal circumstances take place within the week following the May long weekend and within the week following the September long weekend.

By-Law 1/2010, section 1.33

Rubbish - means "combustible", "non-combustible" and "yard rubbish" consisting of pruning's, grass clippings, weeds, leaves, general garden wastes, residential trees and tree cuttings of not more than 0.9 (3 feet) in length or 100 millimetres (4 inches) in diameter in bundles not exceeding 18.144 kilograms (40 pounds), all exclusive of solid wastes otherwise classified herein.