All Town-managed facilities are currently closed, including front counter, and in-person services. Our priority is the health, safety & well-being of our patrons and staff. Learn more about the Town’s response to COVID-19 and the... Read More

Garbage, Organics & Recycling

Extra bags of grass and leaves will no longer be picked up

The Town of Okotoks is adjusting its waste collection process as part of continuing efforts to follow Alberta Health Services (AHS) recommendations during the COVID-19 pandemic, and to ensure the safety of all staff. Therefore, extra bags of grass and leaves left outside of the cart will no longer will be picked up. If your green cart is full, here are some options: Store your extra bags of grass and leaves on your property until your next collection day; bring extra bags of grass and leaves to the Eco Centre; and/or upsize your cart.

The ECO Centre is still open!

The Eco Centre has implemented new safety and health measures during COVID-19. Read more details.

Sun: Closed
Mon - Fri: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sat: Closed
Closed weekends and stat holidays.
  • Garbage, Recycling and Organics Inquiries: 403-938-8054 Contact Online
  • Weekly green cart collection starts the week of May 5th

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  • Cart repairs, missed a collection, changing cart sizes, moving homes etc.

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  • Visit the Okotoks Eco Centre to drop off your niche recycling items

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Collection Schedule

Never miss collection day again! Instant access to your garbage, recycling and organics schedule in the palm of your hand. view page

Cart Collection

Find out what is acceptable in each cart, when to set out your carts, and discover helpful tips for setting out your waste. view page

Okotoks Eco Centre

A self-sorting, drop-off facility for common recycling items, specialty items like electronics, hazardous waste, batteries etc., as well as food and yard waste. view page

Seasonal Waste Programs

Learn about extra organics collection for spring and fall clean up, Christmas tree chipping, free compost giveaways and more. view page

Education and Resources

Information about the Town's mobile waste app, Waste Wizard, waste sorting game, composting and education resources for teachers. view page

Waste Initiatives

Collection Schedule
Learn about waste programs and initiatives in Okotoks, including the Regional Waste Management Initiative view page

Multi Family

Information on Multi Family recycling and organic diversion view page

ICI Waste Diversion

Earth and tree sustainable
Information on recycling and organic diversion for businesses and the ICI sector. view page

Waste Services Fees

A breakdown of the waste costs and options for single-family, multi-family and the ICI sector, including cart size options for organics, recycling and garbage. view page

Cart FAQs

Cart repairs, replacement needs, size changes and moving tips. view page

Waste Management Plan

Learn about the Town's 2020 Waste Management Plan and the strategies and programs contained within the 2020 Plan. view page

Waste Services

Sun: Closed
Mon - Fri: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sat: Closed

Contact

  • Garbage, Recycling and Organics Inquiries: 403-938-8054 Contact Online
Closed weekends and stat holidays.