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Oliver

Closed Monday September 1st for Labour Day.

Link to new residential recycling program starting May 19th.

New landfill scale with new fees and charges as of May 1st, 2014. New Fees and Charges Bylaw

Landfill Information

Hours of Operation (Summer)

March 1st to November 30th (SUMMER HOURS)

10:00 am - 3:45 pm - Monday through Saturday

CLOSED - Sundays, Statutory Holidays

Hours of Operation (Winter)

December 1st to end of February (WINTER HOURS)

Noon - 3:45 pm - Monday through Friday

10:00 am - 3:45 pm - Saturday

CLOSED - Sundays, Statutory Holidays and Boxing Day

Fees and Charges

See 'Landfill' in our Regional Bylaw section for regulations and fees for materials.

Service Area

The Oliver Landfill services the town of Oliver and Area C.
Service Area Map

Location

Approximately 6 km southeast of Oliver, off Black Sage Road (71st St.) and left onto Sibco Landfill Road.

Map

Click here to view map.

Phone & Fax

Phone: (250) 498-3316
Fax: (250) 498-2921

Please call the RDOS at 250-492-5795 or toll free 1-877-610-3737 for more information.

Before you go

Oliver Scale House
  • You can save a lot of money if your loads contain only separated materials. Please get to know the items that can be recycled and what items aren't allowed in the landfill. Click here for a copy of our bylaw including rates and items that can be recycled.
  • To get any questions answered contact the RDOS Solid Waste Department at 250-490-4129, toll free 1-877-610-3737 or e-mail info@rdos.bc.ca.
  • Remember to tarp all loads or fees will be doubled.

Recycling and Composting

Recycle Bins for #2 plastic, newsprint, mixed paper and cardboard

Save money and reduce the amount of garbage you generate by separating recyclable or compostable materials from refuse.

See the following links for recycling and composting information:

  • free yard waste drop-off at the landfill
  • general information on composting
  • information on where you can recycle items such as paint, batteries and used motor oil, refer to the "Where Can I Recycle" section of the website.

Prohibited (Hazardous) & Controlled Waste

Some types of waste are approved for disposal at the landfill but require special handling and disposal techniques to avoid creating health hazards, nuisances, or environmental pollution. Some waste, including radioactive, biomedical, asbestos, automobiles, slaughterhouse, and other waste is prohibited from disposal at the landfill.

More information: Call the Landfill at 250-498-3316 or the RDOS at 250-492-5795.