Garbage & Recycling Information

RECYCLING is picked up bi-weekly on Mondays. Check the Zone map in the Curbside Pickup Calendar to determine when your pickup day will occur.

Download the 2018/2019 Curbside Recycling Program brochure.

GARBAGE  is picked up weekly on either Tuesdays or Fridays depending on your neighbourhood.  Put your bin out before 8 am. See the schedule below for additional Information.

  •  Is limited to one standard (80L) garbage bin per household, no heavier than 20kgs (44lbs)
  • Extra cans / bags will require garbage tags -  purchased from the Municipal Office.
  • Make sure the tag is easily visible on the bag or can   

Waste Collection Schedule and Waste Wizard

Note: Garbage will be picked up as usual on all Statutory Holidays, except for Christmas Day.

Contact Information

  • Waste Management (604-885-4246) has the Garbage Collection Contract for the District of Sechelt.
  • Sechelt Landfill (604 885-6889)   
  • Sechelt Landfill is located at 4901 Dusty Road off of Sechelt Inlet Road. See the Sechelt Landfill website for hours, tipping fees and a list of accepted materials.
  • Gibsons Recycling (604-740-1425) accepts electronic waste and many other items including styrofoam, paint cans, fluorescent (CFL) light bulbs, etc.
  • Sunshine Coast Regional District Recycling Directory  to find out where to recycle on the Sunshine Coast.
  • Check out the BC Recycles app to find out where to recycle any item

Click here to download the current Curbside Pickup Calendar