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Single Family Collection & Schedule

The City of Burnaby provides weekly collection for single and two-family properties for:

  • Green Bin: Food scraps, food-soiled paper and yard trimmings. Learn more »
  • Recycling: Containers, newspapers, glass and paper products. Learn more »
  • Garbage: Waste that can’t be composted or recycled. Learn more »

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.

2016 Curbside Calendar Translations:

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:
604-294-7972
Monday-Friday 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Download Burnaby's
Collection App

Download Burnaby's Collection App
24-Hour Touch-tone Information Line: 604-294-7089
Email:  engineering@burnaby.ca
BC Recycling Hotline: 604-RECYCLE (732-9253)
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