The Township of Alfred and Plantagenet landfill is located in Alfred at 3420, Concession 4.

Opening hours - Closed until further notice

The Township of Alfred and Plantagenet is closing its landfill to the public until further notice.

These collective public health measures aim to contain and prevent potential widespread of the COVID-19 virus in our community.

The following items can be brought directly to the landfill, free of charge:

  • Grass and leaves
  • Small branches (2 inches or less)
  • Tires (with or without rims)
  • Metal
  • Old electronics may be deposited in containers located at the landfill

To view the complete list of accepted electronic devices visit our recycling and drop-off location page.

Landfill Usage Fees

Tipping fees apply to materials destined to disposal.

Household waste drop off rates at the landfill is $0.65 per cubic foot.

Construction waste materials drop off rates in the landfill is $1.30 per cubic foot.

Landfill rates in effect.

Life Span and Costs Pertaining to the Closure of Landfill Sites

The Alfred landfill has a maximum capacity of 360,000 cubic metres of waste.

The landfill remaining life span is between 35 and 45 years.

LandfillDate of closureClosing costsPost-closure cost

Ward 1

2060 (expected)


$1, 062,587 (over a 25-year period)

Ward 2


$405, 818 

$702,935 (over a 25-year period)

Ward 3


$371, 270 

$334,973 (over a 17-year period)