Waste Diversion Depot

Welcome to Assiginack Waste Diversion Depot

The Assiginack Waste Diversion Depot is located at 1124 Sucker Lake Road. To access the Waste Diversion Depot, ratepayers can pick-up a Site Pass at the Municipal Office (Monday through Friday, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm).

Only residents of the Township of Assiginack are allowed to use the Assiginack Waste Diversion Depot. Please be reminded that the depot attendant may ask for proof of residency. If you have not already received your identification card, please drop by the Municipal Office to receive one free of charge. This identification card can also be used by residents of the township at the marina for free use of the launching ramp.

Waste services available at the depot include blue box recycling, composting, and garbage disposal. Residents can also drop-off tires, metals (e.g., large appliances), and construction debris.

Hours of Operation

Tuesday     10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Saturday    10:00 am – 8:00 pm

**Check with the Municipal Office for Holiday Hours (705) 859-3196.


Accepted Items


  • Plastics #1, 2, 4, & 5, rinsed
  • Polystyrene foam #6
  • Metal cans, rinsed
  • Cardboard & boxboard, folded flat
  • Newspapers & magazines
  • Aluminum cans, plates, trays, & foil, rinsed
  • Polycoat containers, milk and juice cartons
  • Aseptic containers, juice boxes, straws removed
  • EMPTY aerosol cans


  • Fruits & vegetables
  • Egg shells
  • Coffee grounds & tea bags
  • Rice, beans, & pasta
  • Meat & fish scraps
  • Leaves, grass clippings, plants/flowers
  • Dryer lint
  • Microwave popcorn bags

Additional Recycling Bins

  • Electronics
  • Metals
  • Tires
  • Pop cans

NO HAZARDOUS WASTE: batteries, paint, oil, fluorescent bulbs, or pesticides

Tipping Fees

Construction Materials:

  • 1/2 ton truck: $20
  • Trailer: $40
  • Tandem: $150