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PART 17 - Tipping Fees - Residential

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RESIDENTIAL WASTE (TIPPING FEES) (Residential vehicles disposing of residential waste, not collected for compensation)

Tipping Fees

Effective as of January 1, 2021

Effective as of January 1, 2022

Effective as of January 1, 2023

Vehicle Charge for the disposal of residential waste and other waste such as yard waste and construction waste, good clean scrap wood

$15.00 per vehicle

$15.00 per vehicle

$15.00 per vehicle

Organics, Grass Clippings and Leaves

No charge

No charge

No charge

Unsecured Load (at the discretion of Gatehouse Attendant)

$67.25 additional charge

$70.00 additional charge

$72.75 additional charge

RESIDENTIAL WASTE (TIPPING FEES) * Special Waste

Tipping Fees

Effective as of January 1, 2021

Effective as of January 1, 2022Effective as of January 1, 2023

Vehicles (that are being disposed of)

$178.50 per vehicle

$185.75 per vehicle

$193.25 per vehicle

 Appliances (white goods) - With Freon

$77.25 each

 $80.25 each

 $83.50 each

 Appliances (white goods) - Without Freon

$55.00 each  $57.25 each  $59.50 each

Oil Tanks - Up to 250 gallon (must be cut

in half and empty)

$19.75 each

 $20.50 each

 $21.25 each

Oil Tanks - Larger tanks will be accepted once the commercial establishment has cleaned and cut up the tank as per the environmental guidelines with prior approval of the Senior Administrative Officer

$19.75 each + Scrap Steel tipping fee per weight $20.50 each + Scrap Steel tipping fee per weight $21.25 each + Scrap Steel tipping fee per weight

Complete Metal Drums or Barrels (must be completely empty)

$14.25 each

$14.75 each

$15.25 each

Propane Tanks - Not more than 40 lbs

 $10.00 each

 $10.50 each

$11.00 each

Propane Tanks - More than 40 lbs

 $89.50 each  $93.00 each $96.75 each

Wet Filled Lead Acid Batteries

$11.00 per battery

$11.50 per battery

$12.00 per battery

Tires (without rims) - Less than 20” inside diameter

 $14.25 per tire

 $14.75 per tire

$15.25 per tire

Tires (without rims) - Greater than 20” inside diameter up to 48” outside diameter (no mining tires)

$19.75 per tire

$20.50 per tire

$21.25 per tire

Tires (with rims) - Less than 20” inside diameter

 $19.75 per tire

 $20.50 per tire

 $21.25 per tire

Tires (with rims) - Greater than 20” inside diameter   

 Not accepted  Not accepted  Not accepted

*The fees and charges for special waste shall be charged on a Cost of Service basis rather than those set out in Part 17 in instances where the level of contamination or the state of the waste is determined by the Senior Administrative Officer to be exceptional.

Tag Fee, Garbage Receptacle Limit & Solid Waste Levy

Tag Fee, Garbage Receptacle Limit & Solid Waste Levy 

Effective as of January 1, 2021

Effective as of January 1, 2022

Effective as of January 1, 2023

Single Family Unit Solid Waste Levy

$24.25 per month per premise

$25.25 per month per premise

$26.25 per month per premise

Garbage Receptacle Limit: Garbage must be placed in the City provided garbage receptacle and the lid must close completely.

Contacts

Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Manager - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699