Village of Quill Lake

Village of Quill Lake



Village Services

Garbage Collection & Recycling

Garbage and recycling collection is provided to the community by REACT Waste Management. Bi-weekly residential pick up for the Village of Quill Lake is Wednesday mornings.  Curbside bins must be placed by 7:00 a.m. Recycling bins are  located beside the library. Need a curbside bin? Call the Village office at 383-2592.

Landfill Transfer Site

There is also a landfill transfer site located 1/2 mile west of the village.

Summer Hours
(June 1 – Sept 30)
Wednesdays → 3:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturdays → 9:00am – 1:00pm

Regular Hours
(Oct 1 – May 31)
Wednesdays → 9:00am – 1:00pm
Saturdays → 9:00am – 1:00pm

Loads are charged by the volume as there is no scale at transfer locations.

The transfer station does NOT accept tires, hazardous waste such as antifreeze, chemical jugs, paints, solvents, cleaners, pesticide containers, etc. For current price fees please phone the REACT Office at 306-682-1955


REACT provides a recycling program to the community, and a recycling drop off site which consists of community recyclable material bins located behind the Quill Lake Library. The bins can only accept Carboard, newsprint/magazines, office paper, and tin cans.

SARCAN (available in Watson and Wadena) currently accepts TVs, microwaves, non-cellular phones, paint cans—empty/full, refundable bottles, milk jugs, electronics, computers, & much more. Please check out SARCAN’s website for more information.


Water & Sewer Services

The village operates and supplies treated water and sewer services to municipal residents. Water is well sourced and treated at our local water treatment facility. 

Quill Lake Water Works


$40/ 3000 gal per month
13.50 /1000 gal overage

$ 40/ per month

Emergency Services

Quill Lake Fire and Rescue

Fire Department

Quill Lake has a fire hall staffed by our local volunteer fire personnel and first responder crew.

The fire hall is attached to the Village office on the corner of Main St. and Saskatchewan Avenue.

In the case of a fire, please dial 9-1-1

First Responders

Quill Lake has a dedicated volunteer first response team that arrives when an emergency 911 call is placed. This immediate care team is valued in our community as they are trained to provide acute emergency care until ambulance transport from the neighbouring town of Watson can arrive.

In the case of a medical emergency, please dial 9-1-1

Protective Services

The Village of Quill Lake is serviced by the surrounding RCMP detachments:

Wadena RCMP (306) 338-6500,
Humboldt RCMP (306) 682-2535
Wynyard RCMP (306) 554-5550

In case of emergency, please dial 9-1-1

Health Services & Utility information

Community Health & Social Center

This local health facility operated by the Saskatchewan Health Authority offers Doctor and Social Health services by appointment only.

50 Main Street
Quill Lake, SK, S0A 3E0

Phone: 1-306-383-2266 for appointments

Quill Lake Health Center


Wadena Hospital  – (306) 338-2515
533 5 St NE, Wadena, SK S0A 4J0

Humboldt District Health Complex – (306) 682-2603
515 14th Ave, Humboldt, SK S0K 2A1

Electricity Providers

SaskPower  1-888-757-6937
Report an Outage – 310-2220

Natural Gas

SaskEnergy – 1-800-567-8899
24 hour Emergency – 1-888-700-0427

Call before you dig

Sask 1st Call1-866-828-4888


SaskTel – 1-800-727-5835
Bell – 1-888-537-9999


SaskTel – 1-800-727-5835
Xplornet – 1-877-959-5717

Satellite/Cable TV




Quill Lake School

Overseen by the Horizon School Division, Quill Lake School (QLS) teaches Kindergarten to Grade 12. Home of the Quill Lake Hornets!

54 Phillips Street,
Quill Lake, SK S0A 3E0

School Phone:
(306) 383-4114


Quill Lake Playschool

A playschool option for children ages 3-4 is available, and hosted through the school twice a week during the regular school year.

Please call the Quill Lake School for more information: (306) 383-4114

Quill Lake School


Quill Lake Housing Authority

Administered at a local level on behalf of the Saskatchewan Housing Corporation, the Quill Lake Housing Authority provides social housing and senior housing options for low income families and seniors living and working in the area. Currently, the housing authority maintains and oversees the Heritage Homes 1&2 bedroom Seniors Apartments, 1 bedroom senior row houses, and a 4 bedroom low income family house in Quill Lake. Monthly rent is based on 30% of the applicant’s household income, and will need to be verified in the application process.

Additional information about Social and Senior Housing

Social Housing/Seniors Housing Handbook

Housing Application Download 

Quill Lake Housing Authority
PO Box 160, Quill Lake, SK
S0A 3E0

Quill Lake Housing Authority