Oxford County Waste Mangement Facility now closed on Saturdays until further notice
Effective immediately, the Oxford County Waste Management Facility in Salford, which has already reduced down to commercial-use operations only, will be closed on Saturdays until further notice. It will remain available to commercial users during the COVID-19 outbreak during set hours. More
Statement by CAO of Oxford County regarding bag tags
Oxford County acknowledges that people have questions and concerns about our continued requirement for waste bag tags. Based on this feedback, we are reviewing the ongoing requirement for bag tags.Bag tags are available where many shop for food, gasoline and convenience items and can be purchased on those outings. We recognize some residents who are in self-isolation may not have such access; for those specific residents, we ask you please contact us directly. Read the statement
Waste Management Facility in Salford open for commercial-use only as of March 21
Beginning Saturday, March 21, the Waste Management Facility in Salford will be open for commercial use only, and not available for residential drop off due to COVID-19. Payment by debit or credit is preferred. Please note garbage and recycling collection are continuing as normal, but residents are asked to stay tuned for information on service changes that will affect some residents after May 4. Wasteline at www.wasteline.ca will have further updates in the coming weeks.
Important changes to garbage and recycling collection
Beginning May 4, 2020, Oxford County will begin working with a new waste management contractor to collect garbage and recycling. This will affect curbside collection service areas across Oxford County municipalities. This will not affect the City of Woodstock where the curbside collection is performed separately on behalf of the County through other service contracts. Learn more.
Styrofoam recycling pilot program begins at Waste Management Facility in Salford
The Oxford County Waste Management Facility in Salford is now accepting bulky, rigid, white Styrofoam for recycling. Styrofoam, also known as expanded polystyrene (EPS), is commonly used as protective packaging for electronics toys and appliances. Learn more.
Stay connected with Wasteline
No matter where you live in Oxford County, Wasteline tools help you keep track of your garbage and recycling collection schedule. Get the information you want when you want it by using the “When's my pickup?” widget, signing up for automated reminders, or by using the Wasteline mobile app. Download the Wasteline app from the App Store or Google Play.
Tire recycling program
The life of a tire doesn’t stop at the end of the road. Drop off your old and unwanted tires at the Waste Management Facility in Salford, where they can be recycled, free of charge, into useful items, like roofing shingles, or playground equipment. We accept passenger and light truck tires, on or off the rim, with a maximum of 20 tires per person per day. Dirty or contaminated tires may be subject to tipping fees, or the load rejected entirely. Learn more.