There are two active landfill sites in the Municipality. Big Lake Landfill is for household waste and recycling only. The hours of operation from Victoria Day Weekend to Labour Day Weekend are: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. The remainder of the year, the landfill is open 9 a.m. to 12 noon on Saturdays only. Providence Bay Landfill is for household waste, recycling, construction material and scrap metal. Tipping fees are in effect for any non-household items brought to this site. The hours from Victoria Day Weekend to Labour Day Weekend are 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. The remainder of the year, the landfill is open from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays only.
A Little About Central
The Municipality of Central Manitoulin is located in the centre of Manitoulin Island with an abundance of lakes, rivers, and beaches. The Municipality includes the villages and hamlets of Mindemoya, Providence Bay, Spring Bay, Sandfield and Big Lake. We offer diverse attractions and unique landmarks such as our sandy beach in Providence Bay or access to Lake Manitou, the largest lake on the island. We invite you to visit our community in the "heart" of Manitoulin Island.