Comox Valley Waste Management Centre employee on shift at the landfill

Facilities & Hours

Asbestos Disposal at the Campbell River Waste Management Center is suspended until further notice.

More Information

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.

Training Notice: CVWMC Late Opening Days

To make sure employees have dedicated time to required safety and emergency preparedness training, the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre will be open from 12:00 - 5:30pm on the following 2024 dates:

  • Wednesday, May 22
  • Wednesday, July 17
  • Wednesday, October 23

News Release - CVWMC Late Opening Days


CSWM Landfills

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

Closures2024
New Year's DayMonday, January 1
Family DayMonday, February 19
Good FridayFriday, March 29
Victoria DayMonday, May 20
Canada DayMonday, July 1
B.C. DayMonday, August 5
Labour DayMonday, September 2
National Day for Truth and ReconciliationMonday, September 30
Thanksgiving DayMonday, October 14
Remembrance DayMonday, November 11
Christmas DayWednesday, 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