General guidelines

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.

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  • You can also view the garbage collection map or phone 250-414-7108. Garbage is collected from the north and south sides of the municipality on alternate weeks.

Please have your garbage outside with bungee cords removed from the lid by 7 a.m. on your collection day.

Garbage rules and regulations

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Missed garbage pick-up

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