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Transfer Station

The municipality operates a Transfer Station site (Google Maps) located north of the Town of Aberdeen: 1/2 mile north and 1/2 mile west on the SW 12-39-03-W3.

**Please note** Stretchy plastic can NO longer be recycled and must be included with your household garbage.

Hours of Operation:
March to October Hours:
Wednesdays and Saturdays: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Please note, the gates will be locked at 5:00 p.m. All refuse must be unloaded by this time - please plan accordingly.

November to February Hours (Winter Hours):
Wednesdays and Saturdays: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Please note, the gates will be locked at 4:00 p.m. All refuse must be unloaded by this time - please plan accordingly.

The Transfer Station is free of charge for all RM Ratepayers. RM Ratepayers wishing to use the Transfer Station must have a User Card. User Cards can be picked up at the RM Office during regular business hours. If you wish to receive your card by mail, requests can made over the phone or through email.

If you are not a Ratepayer and still wish to take advantage of the Transfer Station, please refer to the Town of Aberdeen's website for more information. Tokens for non-Ratepayers must be purchased in advance and be present at time of drop off.

For a list of all the products accepted in the recycling bin at the transfer station, click here.

Accepted Materials NOT Accepted Materials
  • Appliances* (ex. fridges, stoves, dryers, washing machines, dishwashers, deepfreezes, BBQs)
  • Burnable wood (only shrubs and branches)
  • Compostable materials
  • Household garbage
  • Recycling
  • Scrap metal
  • Mattresses
  • Couches
  • Non-burnable/unclean wood (ex. painted wood, pallets, MDF wood, marked wood, wood bearing glue, plywood, OSB board)
  • Animal parts/carcasses
  • Bale wrap/netting
  • Batteries
  • Chemicals or oil
  • Chemical or oil containers
  • Construction materials
  • Electronic equipment (ex. TVs)
  • Grain/grain bags
  • Propane tanks
  • Shingles
  • Tires
  • Vehicles

*must be stored upright and have freon drained prior to being brought to the transfer station
Again, the transfer station WILL NOT accept TVs, Electronic Equipment, Construction Materials, Shingles, Tires, Vehicles, Animal Parts, Carcasses, Batteries, Farm Chemical or Oil Containers, Grain, Grain Bags, Propane Tanks, Oil, or Bale Wrap/Netting.
If you have any of these items, you will be turned away from the transfer station.

The site has separate piles for compostable materials, appliances, scrap steel, and burnable wood.

An inability to adhere to these guidelines will pose negative ramifications for both the Transfer Station and the patrons that enjoy its convenience. Let's all recycle wisely and enjoy the benefits of the transfer station for years to come!

The site is manned and the gate is locked at all times, except during operating hours as indicated. The municipality will not tolerate garbage being dumped on municipal roads. There is a $500.00 fine for anyone caught dumping garbage in the municipality, and the municipality will prosecute anyone that fails to pay the fine. 

RM of Blucher Waste Transfer Station (Google Maps)
The RM of Blucher is allowing Ratepayers from the RM of Aberdeen (with valid User Cards) to use the waste Transfer Station located at NW 24-36-03-W3. The RM of Aberdeen will be covering the cost to use this station. The list of accepted items applies to both Transfer Stations.

Hours of Operation:
Tuesday & Thursday - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
Saturday - 9:00am to 5:00pm

You must have your User Card with you in order to access the Transfer Station.