Landfill Information

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Orange County Landfills

Frank R. Bowerman Landfill

(commercial landfill only; no public dumping)

11002 Bee Canyon Access Road, Irvine, CA 92602

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Saturday, closed major holidays
7am - 4pm all commercial customers
4pm - 5pm transfer trucks only

Olinda Landfill

(commercial & public dumping)

1942 North Valencia Avenue, Brea, CA 92823

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Saturday, closed major holidays
6am - 7am transfer trucks only
7am - 4pm all customers

Prima Deshecha Landfill

(commercial & public dumping)

32250 La Pata Avenue, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Saturday, closed major holidays
7am - 5pm all customers

Landfill Classification

All three active landfills are permitted as Class III landfills. Class III landfills accept only non-hazardous municipal solid waste for disposal; no hazardous or liquid waste can be accepted.

Costs

  • Automobile (any passenger car): $5.00 *
  • Trucks with less than 880 pounds: $20.00 (minimum amount for trucks)
  • Hard to handle fee: $5.00 (For items longer than 6 feet) Examples: pieces of wood, mattresses, furniture, etc.
  • Per ton fee (more than 880 pounds) $56.05 or $61.05 for bulky items

*Call 714-834-4000 for passenger car definition for questionable vehicles. Anything between the minimum and tonnage rate is prorated based on weight at the scale.

Acceptable Forms of Payment

  • Cash or Check only. No credit cards.
  • Make checks payable to County of Orange
  • Check must have physical address imprinted. P.O. Box numbers are not allowed.