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Single Family Collection & Schedule

Christmas Tree Recycling Options

  • Curbside collection — put tree out ‪January 15‬ for pick up ‪January 15-26
  • Drop off at the Eco-Centre
  • Charity tree chipping events

View more details and tips to prepare your tree for recycling.

Collection Schedule

Please follow the guidelines in the City of Burnaby Curbside Calendar to ensure that food scraps, yard trimmings, recyclables, and garbage are separated into the correct containers and that they are set out correctly on your scheduled collection day.

2018 Curbside Calendar

2018 Curbside Calendar Translations:

  • 2018 translated versions of the curbside collection calendar are coming soon.

On Collection Day

Make sure that your green bin, recycling and garbage containers are set out correctly for collection.

On Collection Day Set Out Instructions

Collection Reminders

Collection Reminders

Need Help?

Recycling, Garbage & Green Bin
Staffed Information Line:
Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 4:45 PM
24-Hour Touch-tone Information Line: 604-294-7089
Email: engineering@burnaby.ca
BC Recycling Hotline: 604-RECYCLE (732-9253)
Download Burnaby's Collection App

Download Burnaby's
Collection App

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