Community Recycling Centre Locations

A Community Recycling Centre or CRC is a place where you can drop off things that aren’t picked up at the curb. There is no cost to drop off things that will be recycled but you have to pay to drop off garbage.

Find out what can be dropped off at the Community Recycling Centre.

Community Recycling Centres in Hamilton


CRC - Olympic Drive

Location: 27 Olympic Drive, Dundas

Hours: 
Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 6 pm
Closed on Sundays & Statutory Holidays


CRC - Kenora Avenue

Location: 460 Kenora Ave. East, Hamilton

Hours: 
Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 6 pm
Closed on Sundays & Statutory Holidays


CRC - Kilbride Road

Location: 37 Kilbride Road, Hamilton mountain (includes the Reuse Store)\

Hours:
Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 6 pm
Closed on Sundays & Statutory Holidays


Hours for green bin pick up

If you have just moved into a new home and need to get a green bin, call 905-546-2489 for a service number. 

Once you have a service number, green bins can be picked up from one of the Community Recycling Centres. You must bring your service number with you in order to pick up your green bin. 

Pick up schedule is: Tuesday to Saturday, 10 am to 6 pm at any of the Community Recycling Centres listed above.

Payment is accepted in cash, debit, MasterCard and Visa.

Items Amount Fees for Residents Fees for Businesses
Garbage

the first 100 kg (220 lbs)

each additional 100 kg (220 lbs)

$8.50

$11.75

$11.75

$11.75

Shingles

the first 100 kg (220 lbs)

each additional 100 kg (220 lbs)

$8.50

$11.75

$11.75

$11.75

Recycling (separated)

every 100 kg (220 lbs) Free* $11.75
Leaf & Yard Waste (separated)

every 100 kg (220 lbs)

Free* $11.75
Scrap Metal (separated)

every 100 kg (220 lbs)

Free* $11.75

* A load of mixed garbage and recycling will be charged based on the rates for garbage.

Commercial vehicles may complete an affidavit (obtained at the CRC or transfer station) which permits the commercial vehicle one trip per month as a non-commercial vehicle, provided waste is from the operator's own personal residence.

Deposits are required based on the gross weight of the commercial vehicle.

Gross Weight of Vehicle Deposit
0-2,500 kg  $50
2,501-3,000 kg  $100
3,000-6,000 kg $200
6,001-9,000 kg $300
Over 9,000 kg  $400

Reuse Store

The Reuse Store, operated by Community Living Hamilton, is located at the Hamilton Mountain Community Recycling Centre. You can donate things that are in good condition. Not everything you are trying to donate may be taken. Bicycle helmets, cribs, car seats and mattresses are not accepted at the Reuse Store.