Comox Valley Waste Management Centre employee on shift at the landfill

Facilities & Hours

Solid waste originating within the boundaries of the Comox Valley Regional District and Strathcona Regional District can be brought to a Comox Strathcona Waste Management (CSWM) landfill, including the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre (CVWMC) and the Campbell River Waste Management Centre (CRWMC), or one of the CSWM transfer stations listed below.

CSWM Landfills

The Comox Valley and Campbell River Waste Management Centres are closed for all statutory holidays.

Closure Dates for 2023 
New Year's DaySunday, January 1
Family DayMonday, February 20
Good FridayFriday, April 7
Victoria DayMonday, May 22
Canada DaySaturday, July 1
B.C. DayMonday, August 7
Labour DayMonday, September 4
National Day for Truth and ReconciliationSaturday, September 30
Thanksgiving DayMonday, October 9
Remembrance DaySaturday, November 11
Christmas DayMonday, December 25


Transfer Stations

CSWM transfer stations may accept the materials shown below. Contact your local transfer station for a complete listing.

  • Regular household waste
  • Recyclables including plastics, metal packaging, paper, cardboard and more
  • Residential roofing materials
  • All clean wood waste including unpainted lumber, pallets and wood shingles (no paper)
  • Yard waste including branches, leaves, grass clippings and kitchen waste (must be in biodegradable bags)

Village of Sayward Transfer Station

Village of Zeballos Transfer Station

Village of Tahsis Transfer Station

Village of Gold River Transfer Station

Cortes Island Transfer Station

Hornby Island Transfer Station

Campbell River Waste Management Centre

Comox Valley Waste Management Centre