A Tidy Town
For more information please review the Garbage Bylaw No. 1083 and its amendments.
Responsibilities of Residents
Please place garbage bin out before 8:00 am on garbage collection day and must not weigh more than 60 lbs or 27 kg. To reduce wildlife encounters, we ask that you please do not leave bins out the night before. Please remove bins from the curbside area by the end of the day.
Homes adjacent to the collection lane must place bins on the adjacent resident’s property. It must not be separated by a fence, gate, or other structure. For more information, contact Public Works at 250-997-3761.
Do NOT overfill bins and make sure lids are completely closed. Overloaded bins will not be emptied.
Yard & Garden Waste
All yard, garden, and construction waste must be taken to the Mackenzie Regional Landfill. Please do not include grass, leaves, trees, hedge clippings, construction waste, paint cans, or other volatiles and appliances in your residential or commercial garbage bins.
Commonly Asked Questions
Please contact the Public Works Department at 250-997-3761 to arrange bulk bin pick-up or to discuss your current bulk container service. Containers are supplied by the District and range in size from 2 cubic yards to 4 cubic yards. Pick-ups monthly rates are determined by the number of bins and the number of pick-ups per week. Fees are outlined in the following tables.