Collection Fees

The basic service level includes weekly collection of compostables (120L Green Cart) and unlimited recycling plus bi-weekly collection of up to two containers of garbage.  For more information about the program, click here.

If you produce more than two containers of garbage every two weeks, you will be required to use Tag-a-Bag stickers

All year long, you may place up to 10 additional paper bags of yard waste or bundles of branches out for collection in addition to your Green Cart at no extra cost.  Each additional bag or bundle over the first 10 will require green yard waste Tag-a-Bag stickers.

Effective May 1, 2018, the City has the following rates for curbside service:

Regular Curbside Collection Service

Collection of one 80 litre Green Cart and unlimited recycling weekly plus two containers of garbage bi-weekly

$18.45

Collection of one 120 litre Green Cart and unlimited recycling weekly plus two containers of garbage bi-weekly

$19.07

Collection of one 240 litre Green Cart and unlimited recycling weekly plus two containers of garbage bi-weekly

$19.68

Collection of one 360 litre Green Cart and unlimited recycling weekly plus two containers of garbage bi-weekly

$20.30

The above prices are monthly

Tag-a-Bag Stickers:
Yard Waste Tag-a-Bag (max. weight 15 kgs) $1.75

Garbage Tag-a-Bag (max. weight 25 kgs)

$2.00

Green Cart Size Exchange Fee 

$25.00

First size exchange in a two-year period (eg. May 2017-April 2019) is free. Cart exchange is free for residents moving to a new address.

*Transition rates for seniors formerly on Seniors' Bi-Weekly collection are not reflected in the table above. For information call 604.793.2787.