The compost site is located at 379 St. Andrew Street, Sarnia ON, N7T 0A8
Hours of operation are 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday, Closed Holidays. Payment is made by debit and credit only. (Cash is not accepted)

Loading will be provided by the City. The Loader Operator is available Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Loading of purchased product must be completed by 1:00 pm – please plan accordingly.

The City of Sarnia is offering free wood chips for your fall garden projects (while quantities last). Bring your own shovel and container or trailer. We are out of Compost for 2021, Mulch is still available.

Compost can be dropped off at no charge for leaves, grass, and garden waste. There is a fee for brush drop off. Brush includes trees and branches that are less than 4 inches in diameter (greater than 4 inches is NOT accepted), hedges, shrubs, rose bushes, and vines. Root balls are NOT accepted.

The onsite dumpster is not for public use. Customers must take any garbage/debagged plastic bags home with them for disposal.

Compost (Grass/leaves/weed) must be in paper bags, or open containers marked on two sides with an ‘X’, no heavier than 48 pounds. If brush is set out at the curb for collection, then branches cannot exceed 4 inches in diameter and be no longer than 4 feet in length. Brush must be tied with recyclable materials, such as jute or twine (tape NOT accepted), or placed in open containers marked on two sides with an ‘X’. The maximum number of bundles is 10.

For scheduled yard waste and brush collection, refer to the 2022 Collection Schedule or download the Recycle Coach app

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service at 519-332-0330 Ext.3131 or customerservice@sarnia.ca