Fees & Permits

Commercial and municipal waste haulers must apply for a permit before any waste can be brought to the Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility.

Permit Application

Once completed the permit application form must be completed for new permits and renewal of an existing permit.  A copy of the vehicle registration, lease or rental agreement must accompany the application. Options to submit the application are on the bottom of the form.

Permit Cost

The current cost of a permit or permit renewal is $30 per year. Permits must be affixed to the vehicle inside the windshield on the driver’s side. Permits are non-transferable and are valid for one year from the date of issue. Defaced or unreadable permit stickers must be replaced. If it is unreadable due to fading it will be replaced free of charge, otherwise the replacement cost will be incurred by the waste hauler.

Account Payments

Robin Hood Bay account balances can be paid by credit card from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily by calling Access St. John’s at 311 or 754-CITY (2489). Payments cannot be accepted from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. or on holidays. Only vehicles with accounts in good standing will be allowed access at the Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility.

Tipping Fees

Item/ Material per metric tonne Current Tipping Fee Tipping Fee Beginning April 1, 2022

Regular Waste Disposal 

Regular waste disposal fee Robin Hood Bay $82 $84
Commingled Recyclables disposal fee at Robin Hood Bay $22 $22
Rejected Recycling $164 $164
Waste disposal permit $30 $30

Asbestos *

Contact to make arrangement prior to delivery

Asbestos $142 $144
Asbestos – Mixed Load $284 $286

Off the Road Tires

(tires not included in the Provincial Tire Recycling Program)

OTR – Off the Road Tires $208 $210

Rock *

6 inches minus Free Free
18 inches minus $25 $27
18 inches plus $82 $84

Concrete & brick *

6 inches minus (reinforced or unreinforced) Free Free
6 inches plus (reinforced) $82 $84
18 inches minus (unreinforced) $25 $27
18 inches plus (unreinforced) $82 $84

Asphalt *

6 inches minus Free Free
18 inches minus $25 $27
18 inches plus $82 $84

Yard Waste **

Contained in paper yard waste bags or loose Free Free
Contained in plastic waste bags $82 $84

Special Wastes 

Wastes requiring special handling

Contact to make arrangement prior to delivery

$142 $144
International wastes $142 $144

*The hauler is responsible to source separate into the various sizes OR pay a tipping fee on the entire load; materials are subject to visual inspection to determine the applicable fee.

**Yard waste includes grass, leaves, sods, plant trimmings and branches (less than 2.5 cm diameter)