Garbage, Recycling & Organic Waste

Garbage, Recycling , Yard & Organic Waste Collection

The municipal waste collection service provides once-a-week, curbside collection of mixed refuse, of garbage, recycling and yard waste to all residential properties that are eligible for curbside collection. Containers must be placed out for collection by 7:00 am on scheduled collection days either Monday or Friday. 

2023/2024 Garbage Calendar

2024/2025 Garbage Calendar

Additional garbage bags can be placed out for collection provided they are tagged with special garbage tags. These tags may be purchased for $1.50 each at Oliver Buy-Low Foods and the Town Office. 

Collection is provided by Waste Connections of Canada Inc., under contract to the Town. If you have mechanical problems, your garbage was not collected or your carts have been stolen, please contact the contractor, Waste Connections of Canada, at 250-498-4888.

For more information on collection in your neighborhood or for further information, complaints, suggestions, etc. please call the Utility Clerk at 250-485-6253.

The Bear Aware program has changed names. It is now called WildsafeBC.