Compost Site

The Compost Site will be opening for the season on Monday, May 9, 2022.  

 Location: West end of Central Street
 Hours of Operation: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Monday, Friday and Saturday

The compost site will accept garden waste, leaves, grass clippings and branches under 6" in diameter.  The site will not accept elm trees or elm branches, tree stumps or tree roots, construction material, wood shingles or treated wood, table scraps or garbage.  All bags, boxes and containers must be removed.  This facility is free to the public.
Please note that City of Melfort residents can haul elm trees to the landfill for free.  Click on Dutch Elm Disease FAQs for more information.

Commercial loads of trees will not be accepted at the Compost Site.  Commercial loads of trees will be accepted at the City of Melfort Landfill. Regular rates will apply.

Compost for Sale:
1st Pail - $10.00, includes purchase of compost pail
Refill - $5.00 with return of compost pail
Bulk Rate - $40 for a 1/2-yard

FREE up to a 1/2-ton truck load
$50 bulk rate for larger tandem loads

Click here for a copy of the Compost Depot Brochure.