Garbage & Recycling Information

RECYCLING is picked up bi-weekly on Mondays. Please use the Collections Waste Wizard below to view the schedule in your area. For a printable list of what can go in your blue recycling bin go to the Recycle BC website or look it up in the Waste Wizard below. 

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