The City of Quesnel has one main recycling depot, located at the landfill, and three satellite depots throughout the city. Learn what is accepted and not accepted at the depots in our recycling guide.

Curb-Side Recycling

Residents of the City of Quesnel receive curb side recycling provided by Emterra Environmental under the Recycle BC (formerly MMBC) program.

Quesnel Schedule and accepted materials

All questions regarding curb side recycling should be directed to Emterra Environmental:

Phone: (250) 992-2626

Recycling hazardous material

Recycling hazardous material information can be found on the Provincial Government’s website.

Main recycling depot

Quesnel Municipal Landfill

830 Carson Pitt Road
Hours: Tues – Sun, 8am – 6pm
Closed stat holidays except Boxing Day

Satellite depots

South Quesnel Drop-off

2222 Maple Drive
Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week

West Quesnel Drop-off

155 Malcolm Street
Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week

Downtown Drop-off

72 Front Street
Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week


Re-Use building

980 Carson Pit Road
Hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Hours may change without notice)