Residents in North Algona Wilberforce can bring their material to transfer stations located within their municipality.

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All material collected at the transfer stations is brought to the Ottawa Valley Waste Recovery Centre for processing. Material must be sorted into one of 4 streams; paper/cardboard, container recycling, organics, and regular waste.  Click here for a detailed guide. 

For more information contact North Algona Wilberforce Municipal Office 613-628-2080 or visit their website. 

North Algona Wilberforce Transfer Stations

Residents in North Algona Wilberforce can bring their material to one of the following transfer stations. Stamp cards required for garbage disposal can be purchased from the Township office during their regular business hours or from a transfer site attendant. Please note – stamp cards are not available for purchase at OVWRC.  

Shaw Woods Road

1091 Shaw Woods Road
Saturday 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Materials Accepted

Garbage Bags $2 per bag (regular size garbage bag)
$0.50 cents for a grocery size bag
(Cards purchased at Township Office or from transfer site attendant – not available for purchase at OVWRC), $2/square (bag), $40 for a full card)
Paper Recyclables FREE
Container Recyclables FREE
Organics FREE
Scrap Metal FREE
Tires (without rim) FREE

Berndt Road Transfer Site

219 Berndt Road (Closed on all public / civic holidays)

Winter Hours Wednesday: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sept. – May Saturday: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Summer Hours Monday: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
June – August Wednesday: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sunday: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Materials Accepted

Garbage Bags $2 per bag (regular size garbage bag)
$0.50 cents for a grocery size bag
(Cards purchased at Township Office or from transfer site attendant – not available for purchase at OVWRC), $2/square (bag), $40 for a full card)
Paper Recyclables FREE
Container Recyclables FREE
Organics FREE
Scrap Metal FREE
Tires (without rim) FREE

Ottawa Valley Waste Recovery Centre

Gate 3 – 1076 Woito Station Road – Located at the Electronics and Hazardous Waste Depot Click here for Operating Hours.

Material Accepted

Garbage Bags $2 per bag (regular size garbage bag)
$0.50 cents for a grocery size bag
(Cards purchased at Township Office, not available for purchase at OVWRC), $2/square (bag), $40 for a full card)
Paper Recyclables FREE
Container Recyclables FREE
Organics FREE

Tipping fees for other materials may apply. Click here.

North Algona Wilberforce Large Item Disposal

Township of North Algona Wilberforce typically holds two bulk days – Spring and Fall.  2021 dates and program information will be posted when available.

Acceptable Items

Non-Acceptable Items

  • Artificial Christmas Tree (remove from cardboard box)
  • Boxspring / Mattresses
  • Broken garbage cans, plastic totes, etc.
  • Carpets & Underlay
  • Furniture (desks, couches)
  • Plastic – Large, Bulky Household Plastic Items (children’s swimming pool, lawn chair, outdoor toys)
  • Pool Covers
  • Luggage & hockey bags larger than 9″ x 14″ x 22″
  • Mops, brooms, shovels & rakes (non-metal)
These items can be brought to OVWRC for disposal. (Tipping fees MAY apply).

Construction Material/Renovation Material

  • Bathtubs, toilets, vanities
  • Cupboards, countertops
  • Sinks (Non-Metal)
  • Concrete
  • Drywall
  • Flooring
  • Vinyl siding, shingles
  • Windows & doors
  • Wood (lumber, plywood)
  • Wooden pallets

Hazardous or Special Waste – Paint, Propane Tanks, etc. 

Plastic Flower Pots & Trays

Clothing & Textiles 

Leaf & Yard Waste

Tires

Bagged Garbage

Cardboard Boxes 

Small Items: (that would normally fit into a standard garbage bag)

ELECTRONIC WASTE (computers, TV’s, etc.) and SCRAP METAL can be dropped off at both locations for no charge.

PROPANE TANKS, HAZARDOUS WASTE and FREON APPLIANCES must be brought to OVWRC.   No charge for drop-off.  Freon does not have to be removed.