Garbage & Recycling
The City provides residential collection of garbage, recycling, yard trimmings and food scraps to approximately 35,000 single and two-family households, and 35,000 multi-family units. The City also provides a collection service for garbage and recyclables to approximately 480 businesses and schools.
Separate Glass Collection Starts December 2014
December 18, 2014 - City crews have completed delivery of Grey Boxes for separate glass collection in all collection Zones. Find out more »
Burnaby, Let’s Recycle More!
The City of Burnaby is moving closer to achieving our regional goal of 70% waste diversion by 2015 with an expanded recycling program starting May 19. Learn more!
Food Scraps Recycling
About 50% of residential garbage is food. Recycle your scraps!
Old Couch, Old Fridge?
Get bulky items picked up for free!
Need a Blue Box?
Replacement blue boxes and recycling bags are available at Burnaby City Hall, 4th Floor Engineering, or at Burnaby’s Recycling Depot, 4800 Still Creek Avenue. If you need a garbage or yard waste container, contact Burnaby Engineering at 604-294-7460 or email@example.com