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Waste Services Fees

Rates effective as of January 1, 2020

Solid waste (garbage, recycling and organics) collection is billed bi-monthly as part of your utility bill. Below is a breakdown of the costs and options for single-family, multi-family and the ICI sector.

Single Family
Waste Utilities FeesRateDetails
Waste management Fee 1
(120L garbage, 120L organics + 240L recycling), also includes fee for operating the Eco Centre
$45.92Per bi-monthly billing period

Waste management Fee 2*
(no blue cart), also includes fee for operating the Eco Centre
*Option no longer available

$34.26Per bi-monthly billing period
Cart change fee$25.00For each requested change in cart size
Cart and Bag FeesRateDetails
180L Garbage Cart$18.76

Added to the Waste Management Fee 1

Per bi-monthly billing period

240L Garbage Cart$35.15

Added to the Waste Management Fee 1

Per bi-monthly billing period

2nd 240L Recycling Cart$18.05

Added to the Waste Management Fee 1

Per bi-monthly billing period

240L Organics Cart$3.74

Added to the Waste Management Fee 1

Per bi-monthly billing period

Excess Garbage Bag$4.82/bagFor times you exceed your weekly garbage limit. Bags are available at the Municipal Centre, Recreation Centre, Sobeys and Safeway
Penalty FeesRateDetails
Arrears Notice (5 working days after penalty date)$20.00Per occurrence
Transfers to taxes (2 weeks after date of arrears notice)$50.00Per occurrence
Penalties on all amounts in arrears4% penaltyOn penalty date, which is the 1st of the following month
 
Multi-Family

Waste Utilities Fees

Cart sizeRateDetails
Waste management Fee 1 
(120L garbage, 120L organics + 240L recycling), also includes fee for operating the Eco Centre

 

$45.92Per bi-monthly billing period
Waste management Fee 3

charged to all utility accounts for operating the Eco Centre
 $10.92Per bi-monthly billing period
Recycling collection only240L$18.05Per bi-monthly billing period
Organics collection only120L$12.48Per bi-monthly billing period
240L$15.60
360L$18.72
Garbage collection only 120L24.95Per bi-monthly billing period
180L37.43
240L49.90
Cart change feeAny size$25.00For each requested change in cart size
Repalcement CartsRateDetails
120L Replacement Cart$55.00Per occurrence
180L Replacement Cart$70.00

Per occurrence

240L Replacement Cart$70.00

Per occurrence

360L Replacement Cart$100.00Per occurrence
Penalty FeesRateDetails
Arrears Notice (5 working days after penalty date)$20.00Per occurrence
Transfers to taxes (2 weeks after date of arrears notice)$50.00Per occurrence
Penalties on all amounts in arrears4% penaltyOn penalty date, which is the 1st of the following month
 
Institutional, Commercial, Industrial (ICI)

Waste Utilities Fees

Cart sizeRateDetails
Waste management Fee 4 
(120L garbage, 120L organics + 240L recycling), also includes fee for operating the Eco Centre

 

$70.32Per bi-monthly billing period
Waste management Fee 3
charged to all utility accounts for operating the Eco Centre
 $10.92Per bi-monthly billing period
Recycling collection only240L$23.57Per bi-monthly billing period
Organics collection only120L$16.15Per bi-monthly billing period
240L$22.20
360L$25.80
Garbage collection only 120L$33.05Per bi-monthly billing period
180L$46.66
Cart change feeAny size$25.00For each requested change in cart size
Replacement CartsRateDetails
120L Replacement Cart$55.00Per occurrence
180L Replacement Cart$70.00

Per occurrence

240L Replacement Cart$70.00

Per occurrence

360L Replacement Cart$100.00Per occurrence
Penalty FeesRateDetails
Arrears Notice (5 working days after penalty date)$20.00Per occurrence
Transfers to taxes (2 weeks after date of arrears notice)$50.00Per occurrence
Penalties on all amounts in arrears4% penaltyOn penalty date, which is the 1st of the following month
 
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