Port Hope Rural Ward Garbage and Recycling

Residents in the Rural Ward of Port Hope do not receive curbside waste collection. Please take household garbage and recycling to the Hope Transfer Station located on the 5th Line. Residents who have larger disposal items may visit any Community Recycling Centre.

The Hope Transfer Station is owned and operated by the Municipality of Port Hope and is for Port Hope rural ward residents only.


Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday:
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.


4775 5th Line (East of County Road 10), Port Hope

Holiday and planned closures

  • New Year's Day (observed Monday, January 2nd)
  • Family Day
  • Good Friday
  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day (observed Friday, June 30th)
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving day
  • Christmas day
  • Boxing Day

Hope Transfer Station closes at noon on December 22nd and 29th.

Accepted materials and rates
MaterialDisposal fee
Garbage Must have a bag tag affixed to each bag
Scrap metal and white goods (Freon must be removed prior to disposal) Free
Recycling (material must be sorted into containers and papers) Free
Bulky plastic Free