Recycling Centre Locations, Hours, Accepted Materials, & Fees

  1. Extreme Weather Events

    Occasionally, extreme weather events may prevent curbside collection trucks from accessing all residents on scheduled recycling and/or garbage pickup days. Read on...

COVID-19 Update

For the health and safety of staff and customers, Free Stores at the Recycling Centres are closed until further notice.

CVRD Recycling Centres & Drop-Off Depots
The CVRD operates three recycling and garbage drop-off centres in the region: Bings Creek located in North Cowichan, Peerless Road in Ladysmith, and Meade Creek near Lake Cowichan.  

  1. Bings Creek
  2. Peerless Road
  3. Meade Creek

Bings Creek Recycling Centre & Garbage Drop-Off Depot, Duncan

Address: 3900 Drinkwater Road, Duncan (Map)
Hours: Open everyday 8 am to 5 pm 
Closed on all Statutory Holidays, Easter Monday and Boxing Day and Truth and Reconciliation Day
Has Free Store: Yes
Note: Peak use occurs on Saturdays and Sundays between 10 am and 3 pm. Line-ups and extended waiting times can be expected during these times. If possible, plan your visit outside of these times to ensure a quick turn around time.
Bings Creek Recycling Centre Brochure

Packaging, Paper and Additional Drop-off Depots

Satellite drop-off facilities are available in Cobble Hill, Honeymoon Bay and Mesachie Lake.

  1. Fisher Road
  2. Honeymoon Bay
  3. Mesachie Lake

Fisher Road Recycling, Cobble Hill

Address: 1355 Fisher Road, Cobble Hill (Map)
Materials Accepted: Free drop-off of residential recycling (items must be sorted). Visit for a full list of accepted materials and hours of operation.