Parr Road Green Depot


45175 Parr Road 

December 1st to March 14th
Monday - Saturday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
March 15th to November 30th
Monday - Saturday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
CLOSED Sundays and the following holidays:
Christmas Day - December 25
Boxing Day - December 26
New Year's Day - January 1
Family Day - February
Good Friday - Mar/Apr
Victoria Day - May
Canada Day - July 1
B.C. Day - August
Labour Day - September
Thanksgiving Day - October
Remembrance Day - November 11

The Parr Road Green Depot is now operated by BioCentral.

For additional information please call Cory Herman, BioCentral's Project Manager, at 604-997-0515, or the City's Engineering Department at 604 793-2907.
Soil products now for sale! (see info below)
  • Yard Wastes
  • Sorted Construction and Demolition Wood Wastes (non painted) 
  • Commercial Organics (with preapproval)
  • Plywood
  • Oriented Strand Board (OSB)
  • Particle Board
  • Material in Plastic bags (Must empty, then take your bags)
  • Painted or coated Wood
  • Treated, creosoted, or other peserved woods
  • Household Waste, including Kitchen Waste
  • Tires
  • Drywall/ Gypsum
  • Plastics
  • Metals

* Note: Surcharges can apply for contaminated loads 

Disposal Fees At Parr Road Green Depot

(As per Bylaw No. 3602)

Type of Material    Fee
RESIDENTIAL YARD TRIMMINGS grass clipping, leaves, prunings, trimmings, and branches $50 per tonne
  • Flat rate $5.00 plus tax. (Up to 100 kg)
CLEAN CONSTRUCTION & DEMOLITION Commercial/Residential construction sites, demolition, land clearing, sorted wood $60 per tonne
INVASIVE PLANTS Japanese Knotweed, etc.

$75 per tonne

  • Flat rate $7.50 plus tax. (Up to 100 kg)
grocery store waste, requires pre-approval $63 per tonne

*Note that all fees may be rounded up to the nearest $0.25 where applicable. Standard taxes apply to all loads.


1) Soil Amender - Compost, screened with 1/2" screen - $25.00 per yard +Tax

  • Description: Produced locally and heated to a temperature that kills all pathogens and weed seeds.
  • Usage: Apply 1 to 2 inches to existing gardens to increase nutrients and help retain water.
  • Volume: 5, 10, & 20kg bags or by the yard.

2) Growing Medium - A mixture of compost and sand - $26.00 per yard +Tax

  • Description: A sand and compost blend (Topsoil) with no pathogens or weed seeds.
  • Usage: Perfect for creating new gardens or adding nutrition to an existing one.
  • Volume: 5, 10, & 20kg bags or by the yard.

3) Bright Bark Mulch - Screened to 1" - $25.00 per yard +Tax

  • Description: A rich brown colour with uniform size.
  • Usage: To be used as a top-dressing.
  • Volume: 5, 10, & 20kg bags or by the yard.

4) Aged Black Bark Mulch - Screened to 1 inch -$27.00 per yard +Tax

  • Description: Dark black in colour, containing compost for extra nutrients and a mix of bark species.
  • Usage: To be used as a top-dressing.
  • Volume: 5, 10, & 20kg bags or by the yard.

5) Sand - $12.00 per yard + Tax

  • Description: Extracted from a local sand bank.
  • Usage: Drainage for lawns and gardens, sand boxes, and playgrounds.
  • Volume: 5, 10, & 20kg bags or by the yard.

6) Earth Machine Backyard Compost Bin - Call for pricing

  • Description: An 80 gallon black lidded bin.
  • Usage: Backyard composting.
  • Volume: Per unit.

* Call 604.845.2487 for local landscape product delivery costs.