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.
Organics Disposal Ban Starts January 2015
In 2015, Metro Vancouver will ban organic materials, including food scraps, from the region's waste disposal facilities. 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 Eco-Centre, 4855 Still Creek Drive. If you need a garbage or yard waste container, contact Burnaby Engineering at 604-294-7460 or email@example.com