This page was last reviewed on February 11, 2019.
Garbage is collected every second week from all residences in Cumberland and weekly for commercial/industrial clients.
Garbage collection is limited to one garbage can per residence. You can purchase tags for collection of additional garbage containers for $2 each at the Village office during regular office hours.
Solid waste containers can be up to 77 litres in size and when filled must weigh less than 22kg (50lb).
Find collection schedules on the Solid Waste Services page and contact information if your collection was missed.
Residents must use the weekly organics collection program for all food and yard waste.
Find out what can be recycled at depots in the Comox Valley, including plastic bags and foam packaging.
What can’t be included in your residential garbage collection:
- yard waste and kitchen organics
- household recyclables
- household hazardous waste
- flammable waste
- raw sewage or septic tank sludge
- demolition and construction waste
- dead animals
- oversized items
- biomedical and pathological waste
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