Garbage and Recycling


Garbage is collected curb-side every Tuesday. Garbage is limited to 2 containers and is restricted to residential garbage. Please ensure that your garbage is placed curb-side by 7:00am.

If you have a garbage collection service problem, please contact City Hall at 250-838-7230.


Recycling is collected every other Monday under a Provincial program, Recycle BC (formerly Multi-Material British Columbia). Your recycling materials will be collected by Emterra Environmental.

Download the 2016-17 recycling guide for a calendar, recycling tips, information on nearby recycling depots, and accepted materials at curb-side and at depots.

If you have a recycling service problem, such as a missed pick-up, please contact Emterra using their Report an Issue form or telephone the customer service line for the local Emterra office, 250-545-4245.

Where the Shuswap meets the Okanagan