The City of St. Albert Compost Depot will be closed for the winter season, starting at the end of October. It will reopen in April 2017.
Note: Items such as garden waste, leaves and grass clippings can be put in your green organic cart as part of the curbside organics program.
For more information, please visit the Curbside Organics section.
Between April and October, the City of St. Albert operates a compost depot which serves as a transfer station for residents to drop off yard waste in a convenient and environmentally friendly way. Please abide by all signage and dispose of plastics and other inorganic material at the provided waste receptacles. The Compost Depot is open to residents of St. Albert only, proof of residency may be required. Non-residents and commercial vehicles will be turned away by onsite staff.
The City of St. Albert's Compost Depot is located three kilometers west of St. Albert Trail on Villeneuve Road
Hours of Operation
Open daily from April through October between 7:30 a.m. and 10:00 p.m.
Closed from November through March.
The Compost Depot accepts the following material:
|All yard waste||Leaves, hay, straw|
|Grass clippings||Wood chips|
Items NOT accepted
The Compost Depot does NOT accept he following material:
|Vegetable and fruit scraps||Animal feces|
|Fish, poultry, bones||Treated or preserved wood|
|Fats, greases or oils||Ashes, charcoal|
|Coffee grounds, tea bags , bread scraps||Non-organic materials(such as plastic bags)|
Many of the items above can now be accepted in the curbside organics program. For more information, please visit the Curbside Organics section.
For more information on our Compost Depot please contact the following:
Last edited: October 17, 2016