Living Here - Waste & Recycling
Urban Recycling Program
The Municipality of Norfolk Treherne offers free curbside pick-up to all residents in Treherne, Rathwell & Lavenham. Recyclables must be put out on the curb by 7:30 am.  Sorting is not required.  For more information on recycling see documents below. 
Rural Recycling Program
There are two Transfer Stations in the Municipality of Norfolk Treherne that have recycling depots that accept recyclables, small batteries, and e-waste.  The community of Rathwell also has a recycling depot located at the East end of Railway Avenue.
Battery Recycling (pdf)
E-waste Items (pdf)
Clean Farms - Empty Container Recycling Program & Plastic Film and Twine Collection Program

Kinsmen Club Garbage Pick Up
The Kinsmen Club offers Treherne residents curbside garbage pick up.  Every year, money raised by the Kinsmen picking up garbage in town goes to help fund different events and community groups.

2020/2021 Residential Pick Up Form
Municipality of Norfolk Treherne Transfer Stations 

The Treherne Transfer Station is located 3 miles South of Hwy 2 (from the Hydro Station) on Provincial Road 242 then turn west on Road 40N to enter site on the North side of the road.


The Rathwell Transfer Station is located 4.5 miles East of Rathwell on Hwy 2 then turn South on Hwy 305 and take first road on East side to enter site.

Residents of the Municipality may utilize either Transfer Station during regular operating hours.

Summer Transfer Station Hours

Starting June 1st - August 31st:

Tuesday: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Treherne 
Wednesday: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Rathwell
Thursday:  3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Treherne 
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Treherne 
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Rathwell 

Winter Transfer Station Hours

Starting September 1st - May 31st:

Tuesday:  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Treherne 
Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Rathwell
Thursday:  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Treherne 
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Treherne 
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Rathwell * NEW HOURS EFFECTIVE JANUARY 16, 2021

Have items that you don't know how to dispose of? Click here for more information.

Wondering where to bring your leftover paint? What about old tires? To help Manitobans recycle all they can, the Producer Responsibility Organizations have created Recycle Manitoba, a website that lists all the drop-off locations for various materials throughout the province. Visit the website to find out what items are accepted in your community. 

Refrigerator Retirement Program

Manitoba Hydro’s Refrigerator Retirement Program provides an easy, efficient and environmentally responsible way of getting rid of your old working second fridge or freezer. You can get your appliance picked up for free, receive $50 for each one, and realize energy savings of up to $100 per year. The program ensures the unit is recycled in the most environmentally responsible way, reducing the waste that ends up in our landfills. Click here to find out if you qualify and book your pick-up today.