Sandpoint Landfill

Public Service Announcement

​​The Landfill and Convenience stations are subject to closure due to high winds. Please feel free to call for information.

Public Service Announcement

​The next Solid Waste Committee Meeting will be held on April 27th, at 8:30 AM at the Public Works Department in Artesia (2611 S. 13th St.).

​The Happy Valley Convenience Station will be open from 7AM until 4 PM 7 days a week.

Public Service Announcement

Starting July 3rd, 2016, the Sand Point Landfill we be closed on Sundays for Maintenance Operations.


Effective 2012, we no longer accept any wire unless cut into 3 foot sections

Fee Schedule

  • $28 per ton for commercial waste generated in Eddy County
  • $60 per ton for all waste generated outside of Eddy County
  • $250 per ton for disposal of tires 24 inches and smaller (Larger tires will not be accepted)
Please call 575-499-4300 if you have any questions.


Directions to Sandpoint Landfill:
  • Approximately 12 miles East of Carlsbad on Highway 62/180 (Hobbs Highway).
  • Look for the "Sandpoint Landfill" sign, which will take you South on Landfill Road.


We are open 6 days a week, 7 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. and closed on the following holidays:
  • Christmas
  • New Years
  • Thanksgiving

More Information

View the Hard Hat and Reflective Vest Requirement (PDF) information.