Garbage and Recycling

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Garbage and RecyclingThe Town of Penetanguishene contracts the County of Simcoe for the collection of recyclables and garbage. Residents are encouraged to visit the website for the County of Simcoe Waste Management to find immediate information regarding delays and cancellations. The County website also provides details on items that are acceptable for collection. View the collection schedule for your area.

View the County's Landfill Information page.


North Simcoe Transfer Station
1700 Golf Link Road
Tiny, ON L0L 2J0
View a map to the North Simcoe Transfer Station

The North Simcoe Transfer Station accepts the following waste items free of charge: Textiles, household hazardous waste, leaf and yard waste, waste electronics, blue box recyclables, scrap metal, brush, tires. Items such as drywall, asphalt shingles, wood waste, wood waste, mattresses/box springs will carry a charge based on their weight.

Garbage Tags

If you need to put out more garbage bags than the allowable amount, garbage tags can be purchased in the following locations:

  • Penetanguishene Town Hall 10 Robert St. W, Penetanguishene (705) 549-7453
  • Penetanguishene Public Library 24 Simcoe Street, Penetanguishene (705) 549- 7164
  • Circle K Convenience Store 95 Main Street, Penetanguishene (705) 549-4397
  • Green Block Trading Post 1 Water Street, Penetanguishene (705)549-9554