November 19, 2022 is the final drop-off date for the Leaf and Yard Waste Depot.

The Leaf and Yard Waste Depot runs from April to November annually.

The Depot will begin accepting leaf and yard waste drop offs from residents in the new year beginning in April 2023.  You can subscribe to this page for updates or follow us on social media. 

See below information about what is accepted and not accepted at the depot. Operating hours for the Leaf and Yard Waste Depot are:

  • Fridays from 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: 157859 7th Line, Meaford 

 What is Accepted
  • Leaves
  • Grass
  • Weeds
  • Sawdust
  • Woodchips
  • Plants
  • Small shrubs
  • Brush and branches up to 6 inches in diameter
 What is Not Accepted
  • Stumps
  • Branches greater than 6” in diameter
  • Garbage
  • Plastic
  • Construction Material
Mulch and Compost

Available for pick-up while quantities last during operating hours. You are required to bring your own shovel to load your materials.

Please wear proper footwear.

It is recommended when picking up compost that before planting your garden you mix it with soil as compost is extremely rich in nutrients and organic materials.

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