Garbage and Recycling

Solid Waste- SWAMP - Local Landfill 

Stanley together with the City of Morden and the City of Winkler established the Solid Waste Area Management Plan (SWAMP) which serves as a regional landfill site for the area.

  • Who runs SWAMP?

SWAMP is governed by a board of directors that are derived from municipal elected officials from Stanley, Morden & Winkler.

  • Where is SWAMP located?

4 miles North of PTH 14 on 428, 2 miles East, 3/4 mile North.

  • How do I contact SWAMP?   

Please call for the Hours of Operation.  Ph: (204) 325-2216

Garbage Collection - Stanley does not currently provide a garbage collection service.  Please contact the following private garbage disposal provider for availability and rates:

Municipal Waste Management
(204) 822-0327;;

Green Acres Disposal
(204) 325-6998;;

Green Opportunities Inc.
(204) 331-4647:


Residential compost drop off (leaf, lawn, garden, kitchen) is available for Stanley residents at no cost.  Drop off is at Green Opportunities (formerly Penner Waste) at 20153 Rd15N, Stanley (2 Miles north of Winkler on Hwy 428 to Roland).


Villages and residential properties located along the truck travel route are eligible for recycling pick up.  The RM has contracted this service to Municipal Waste Management.  For more information and areas affected, please click on the links below. 

Recycling and Waste Program Brochure

Recycling Tip Sheet

Recycling Zone 1 Map

Recycling Zone 2 Map

Recycling Zone 3 Map 

Recycling Calendar

Recycling Guide - Examples of accepted and non-accepted items.

RM residents may drop off recyclable material at either of the following locations:

Recycle your household batteries and old cell phones! 
Visit for information on how to set up your own FREE recycling program or for local drop off locations.