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Landfill Throw 'n' Go facilities

We offer Throw 'n' Go areas for residential customers that allow you to safely and conveniently dispose of items that you want to recycle or throw away.

For hours and locations of City of Calgary landfills, visit Landfill Locations and hours.

No charges for these items

Residential customers can dispose of these items for no cost:

Residential and commercial customers can dispose of tires at no cost:

  • Tires
    We accept vehicle tires, including tires with rims. You may bring up to 12 tires per visit.​

Charges apply for these items

You can throw away these items but charges apply.

For loads under 250 kg, the minimum charge is $25 per load. The rate for garbage (basic sanitary rate) is $113 per tonne (1000 kg).

For detailed fees, visit our Landfill Rates page.

  • Mattresses
  • Couches and sofas
  • Refrigerators, freezers, water softeners
  • Vacuums
  • Dishwashers, washers, stoves, dryers
  • Tables, chairs, cabinets, drawers
  • Barbeques (BBQ), lawnmowers
  • Yard waste
  • Construction and demolition materials
  • Paper and cardboard

Visit What Goes Where to see a full list of suggestions for how to donate, dispose of or recycle many household items.