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PART 17 - Tipping Fees - Residential

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PROGRAMS OR SERVICES (Tipping Fees)

     

RESIDENTIAL WASTE(TIPPING FEES)

(Residential vehicles disposing of residential waste, not collected for compensation)
Effective as of January 1, 2020 Effective as of January 1, 2021 Effective as of January 1, 2022
Vehicle Charge for the disposal of residential waste and other special waste such as yard waste, animal carcasses, computers and monitors, construction waste, good clean scrap wood, & tree branches/roots $10.00 per vehicle $10.00 per vehicle $10.00 per vehicle
Organics, Grass Clippings and Leaves No charge No charge No charge
Unsecured Load (at the discretion of Gatehouse Attendant) $64.75 additional charge $66.75 additional charge $68.75 additional charge
Special Waste*      

Vehicles (that are being disposed of)

$171.75 per vehicle $177.00 per vehicle $182.25 per vehicle
Appliances (white goods)      

- With Freon

$74.25 each

$76.50 each $78.75 each

- Without Freon

$53.00 each $54.50 each $56.25 each

Oil tanks

     

- Up to 250 gallon (must be cut in half and empty)

 $19.00 each $19.50 each $20.00

- 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

$19.00 each + Scrap Steel tipping fee per weight  $19.50 each + Scrap Steel tipping fee per weight $20.00 each + Scrap Steel tipping fee per weight

Complete Metal Drums or Barrels (must be completely empty)

$13.75 each $14.25 each $14.75 each

Propane Tanks

- Not more than 40 lbs

- More than 40 lbs

 

$9.50 each

$86.00 each

 

$9.75 each

$88.50 each

 

$10.00 each

$91.25 each

Wet filled Lead Acid Batteries

$10.50 per battery $10.75 per battery $11.00 per battery
Tires (without rims)      
- Less than 20" inside diameter $13.75 per tire $14.25 per tire $14.75 per tire
- Greater than 20" inside diameter up o 48" outside diameter (no minimum tires) $19.00 per tire $19.50 per tire $20.00 per tire
Tires (with rims)      
- Less than 20" inside diameter $19.00 per tire $19.50 per tire $20.00 per tire
- 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.
 Supplementary Tipping Rates (applicable during any period that the weigh scale is inoperable)  Effective as of January 1, 2020  Effective as of January 1, 2021 Effective as of January 2022
 15 yard construction bin $118.75 per load $122.25 per load $126.00 per load
 30 yard construction bin $236.50 per load $243.50 per load $250.75 per load
 Single Axle Towing Trailer $68.00 per load $70.00 per load $72.00 per load
 Tandem Axle Towing Trailer $118.75 per load $122.25 per load $126.00 per load
 Cube Van $118.75 per load $122.25 per load $126.00 per load
 1 Ton Truck $118.75 per load $122.25 per load $126.00 per load
 2 Ton Truck $164.50 per load $169.50 per load $174.50 per load
 3 Ton Truck  $236.50 per load $243.50 per load $250.75 per load
 5 Ton Truck  $412.75 per load $425.25 per load $438.00 per load
 Tandem Dump Truck $532.50 per load $548.50 per load $565.00 per load
 End Dump Truck $647.25 per load $666.75 per load $686.75 per load
 Tag Fee, Garbage Receptacle Limit & Solid Waste Levy      
 Single Family Unit Solid Waste Levy $23.25 per month per premise $24.00 per month per premise $24.75 per month per premise
 Garbage Receptacle Limit Garbage must be placed in the City provided garbage receptacle and the lid must close completely.

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 Administrator - (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