Garbage & Recycling

three black solid waste carts, blue, green and black lids

Garbage, Recycling and Yard 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. 

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. 

  • Pick up days are on Monday if your property is located north of Fairview Road and Park Drive and Friday if your property is located south of Fairview Road and Park Drive (see map included with calendar below).
  • 2023/2024 Garbage Calendar

Collection is provided by Waste Connections of Canada Inc., under contract to the Town. For more information on collection in your neighborhood or for further information, complaints, suggestions, etc. please call the Utility Technician at 250-485-6253.

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