Maple Ridge Garbage Transfer Station

Maple Ridge Recycling Depot & Transfer Station

Maple Ridge Transfer Station & Recycling Depot in the Albion Industrial Park

At the Maple Ridge Garbage Transfer Station, residents throw their garbage into a large trailer.

Trucks then haul the garbage to burn in an incinerator, or to bury it in either the Cache Creek Landfill or the Vancouver Landfill.

The Transfer Station is located next to the Maple Ridge Recycling Depot at 10092 – 236th Street, Maple Ridge.


Maple Ridge Transfer Station - Pay WindowThe Transfer Station is owned by Metro Vancouver and operated by SSG Holdings Ltd (604-466-9277). It is open the same hours as the Recycling Depot:

Monday: 8am – 5pm
Tuesday & Wednesday: 8am – 7pm
Thursday – Sunday: 8am – 5pm

Closed all Statutory Holidays


2016 Tipping Fees:

*Note: Garbage tipping fees increased on April 6, 2015. Green waste fees are not affected. More info at  

    • Maple Ridge Transfer Station - InteriorGarbage: Small loads (up to 1 tonne) = $133 per tonne up to a maximum load fee of $117 –
      **minimum charge $15 per load**
    • Green Waste and Clean Woodwaste: $67 per tonne – minimum $6 per load
    • Mattresses: $15 per mattress – maximum 4 mattresses, includes futons & box springs
    • Gypsum (drywall): $133 per tonne – minimum charge $15 per load. Large loads can also be taken to New West Gypsum, 38 Vulcan Street, New Westminster, 604-520-6647
      NOTE: Only drywall with a manufacture date of AFTER 1990 is accepted. 
  • *****Gypsum Update, January 22, 2016:
    “Metro Vancouver will resume accepting gypsum/drywall at Langley and Maple Ridge Transfer Stations on Monday 25 January, 2016. ONLY date-stamped gypsum board with a manufactured date of 1990 or newer will be accepted. Each load must be accompanied by a signed Declaration and Acknowledgment Form, provided at the Transfer Station. Customers will need to:

    • Ensure the entire load contains only date stamped gypsum board with a manufactured date of 1990 or newer
    • Complete a Declaration and Acknowledgment Form at the Transfer Station. The Form will require the following information:
    1. Customer / Company Name
    2. Address / Origin of Drywall
    3. Vehicle License Number

    These instructions for customers will be posted on our website, along with information about alternative drop-off options for loads dated pre-1990. As usual, we accept a maximum of ½ tonne gypsum per load, and all loads must be off-loaded by hand (self-tippers are not permitted). We are working to resume accepting gypsum at all our regional facilities.”

    -for more information, visit 

There are many bans in place on things that cannot be disposed of at the Transfer Station.

In 2015, a ban on Organic Waste (food scraps & yard trimmings) in Metro Vancouver waste facilities takes effect. Learn more about how this affects Maple Ridge residents.

*To reduce your green waste, find out more about the City of Maple Ridge’s annual Spring & Fall Chipping Programs and backyard solutions to kitchen scraps and yard waste, such as Composters and Solar Cone Food Digesters.