Pender Harbour Transfer Station

The Pender Harbour Transfer Station site is located in the Garden Bay area of Pender Harbour, on Garden Bay Road off of the Sunshine Coast Highway.

The Pender Harbour transfer station accepts debit and credit cards only.

Please note that any bins larger than 20 yards are to be delivered directly to the Sechelt Landfill. This includes bins over 20 yards containing partial loads.

Effective June 13, 2023 - changes to drywall acceptance

Only drywall date stamped 1990 and newer will be accepted at our sites. Click "Learn More" for details. Learn More

  • Drywall updates in effective June 13, 2023 visit for information.
  • Scrap metal can be recycled at the landfill and will have a tipping fee. Small appliances, electronics and even some large appliances can be recycled for free at some of our depots.
  • Mattresses contain recyclable materials. Please keep them clean and dry by covering them in a plastic bag or wrap.
  • Wood waste is divided into two categories: clean and contaminated. Visit our disposal fees page for information about how these categories are defined.
  • Off-rim tires can be recycled for free at many locations on the Sunshine Coast.

Click here for a guide about our sites. Note: disposal fees are subject to change and scale staff have the final say.

Address: 5545 Garden Bay Road, Pender Harbour

Contact: 604-883-2954

Facility Hours:

May 15 to September 30
Monday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday to Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
*No loads accepted after 4:50 p.m.

October 1 to May 14
Monday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday to Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
*No loads accepted after 4:50 p.m.

On Christmas Eve the transfer station closes at 3:30 p.m.

Share Shed Hours of Operation:

Wednesday to Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The site is closed on the following days:
National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
Remembrance Day
Christmas Day
Boxing Day
New Years Day
Family Day
Good Friday
Easter Monday

How to get there

From Sechelt, drive north on Highway 101 past Madeira Park. At the Petro Canada station, turn left onto Garden Bay Road. Follow this until a sign marking the location of the Pender Harbour Transfer Station can be seen on the right. Turn right here onto a dirt road which brings you to the transfer station site.