Garbage & Recycling

Change to Township Garbage Pickup Schedule: Canada Day Holiday Wednesday July 1, 2015. Due to the Canada Day Holiday on Wednesday July 1st, Township residents who normally have their garbage collected on Wednesday (Southside residents) will instead have it picked up on Thursday July 2, 2015. No other routes will be affected by the holiday.

Garbage collection and schedules

Garbage is picked up every second week in Esquimalt. If your regular garbage day falls on a statutory holiday, your garbage will be picked-up on the next business day.

To find out your regular garbage pick-up day, download the 2015 garbage collection map or phone: 250-414-7108. Garbage is collected from the north and south sides of the municipality on alternate weeks.

Download the 2015 garbage collection schedule here.

Please have your garbage outside by 7:00 a.m. on your collection day.

Garbage regulation

Find out more about:

  • Materials accepted for garbage pick-up
  • Banned materials
  • Acceptable garbage containers
  • Number of containers permitted for pick-up
Missed garbage pick-up

If your garbage is not picked up on your regular collection day, please phone: 250-414-7119.


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