Carpenter Lake Photo:M.Sole
Carpenter Lake Photo:M.Sole

Gold Bridge Waste Transfer Station

Take a virtual tour of the Gold Bridge Transfer Station

Gold Bridge Waste Transfer Station Hours

Summer Operating Hours (May long weekend to Labour Day)

Sunday 10 am - 4 pm
Monday 10 am - 4 pm
Thursday 10 am - 4 pm
Winter Operating Hours (Labour Day to May long weekend)


10 am - 4 pm
Thursday 10 am - 4 pm

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year Day


Saddle Road, Gold Bridge BC

Hours of Operation (Extended hours for temporary wildfire recovery starting Saturday September 9th, 2023)

Day Hours of Operation

Extended hours:


10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 


10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 


10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 


10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day

REMINDER – Take pictures and keep an inventory for your insurance claim.

The SLRD is working on a debris management program for residents in the wildfire-affected areas.

SLRD Downton Lake Wildfire Waste Disposal: A Resource Guide

Curbside collection of damaged fridges/freezers, for impacted properties who have lost power for an extended period of time:

Do you need assistance disposing of a fridge or freezer from your property after returning home? The SLRD is working on a curbside collection program to assist residents in need. Please register at or 604-894-6371 ext 292. You will be asked to provide the following information:

  • Name and address
  • Items to be picked up
  • Dates you will be in the area and requiring this service – please provide multiple dates if possible

If you don’t need assistance, please bring any damaged fridges and freezers to the Gold Bridge Transfer Station.  

  • Tip fees are waived
  • Fridges and freezers must be cleaned
  • The doors must be secured

If you have any questions or require clarification, please reach out to the SLRD at 604-894-6371 extension 292 or at

Learn more about how to protect yourself and clean your fridges or freezers: 

Food waste and residual waste

  • Tip fees are waived in support of the re-entry

The following information is detailed below:


 Accepted Materials* 


(FREE, unless otherwise noted)



* tipping fees apply

  • Only CLEAN and DRY reyclables will be accepted. Dirty and wet recyclable materials and contaminate streams. As a result, wet or dirty materials are not being accepted for recycling programs.
  • Glass is currently not accepted at the Gold Bridge Transfer Station due to space contraints of the reycling waste trailer. Additionally, glass is prone to breaking, which results in contaimination of other reycling streams. Please consider re-using glass jars, choose alternatives or bring to the Lillooet Recycling Centre for recycling.

** Mixed containers are collected in two categories at this facility: 

  • Metal containers
  • Plastics containers and cartons

NOTE: Not all types of these materials are accepted. 

Fire Fuel Management Plan

Other accepted materials

Include (tipping fees apply, household materials only):

  • Garbage to landfill, including oversized items
  • Construction waste
  • Garden & yard waste

* Complete list of accepted materials available on the Tipping Fee Schedule.


Gold Bridge Transfer Station Recycling Guide

View the Gold Bridge Transfer Station Recycling Guide for more details. Cut apart the guide to identify your recycling bins!


Find details about additional recycling programs available at the Lillooet Landfill & Recycling Centre:Lillooet Landfill & Recycling Centre

Reuse Shed

A place where gently used household items can be dropped off for other community members to pick up at
no cost.

Reuse Shed - Solid Waste Facilities Policy


Tipping Fees

Tipping fees are charged for certain materials brought to the facility in order to cover the operating costs of the facility as well as the cost of recycling or disposing of the items.

Tipping Fee Schedule - Effective September 1, 2022


Rate & Regulation Bylaw


Do you have an item that is not listed? Need help?

For information on where you can bring other items that this facility does not accept or cannot recycle, please consult the Recycling Council of British Columbia's Recyclepedia.