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Recycling Depot & Transfer Station

The North Shore Transfer Station is located at 30 Riverside Drive, North Vancouver . and is owned by Metro Vancouver. The Recycling Drop-off Area accepts a number of materials free of charge, while some materials are accepted for a fee at the paid materials area of the Transfer Station (mattresses, new gypsum/drywall, garbage, food scraps (10L or less) and yard trimmings.


  • April 1 to Sept 30:
    • Weekdays: 5:30am to 6pm (recycling drop-off area opens at 8am)
    • Saturday: 8am to 6pm
  • Oct 1 to March 31:
    • Weekdays: 5:30am to 5pm (recycling drop-off area opens opens at 8am)
    • Saturday: 8am to 5pm
  • Sunday & Statutory holidays: 9am to 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Acceptable Materials & Fees

Click here to find out which materials are accepted at the transfer station. Applicable disposal fees and limits may apply.

Related Links

Metro Vancouver North Shore Transfer Station
Visit Metro Vancouver for a complete list of banned materials and disposal options.
See Recycling/Disposal Search

Get in touch

Missed garbage or Green Can pick up (curbside collection only)?

Report with CityFix app, use online form or call City Operations at 604-987-7155

Missed recycling pick up?

Report with CityFix app, use online form or call Smithrite at 604-929-3416

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Pick up at City Hall or call City Operations at 604-987-7155 to have one mailed to you.

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North Shore Transfer Station

30 Riverside Drive, North Vancouver 604-681-5600

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