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Curbside Garbage Collection


Township of Selwyn
1310 Centre Line
Selwyn, ON
K9J 6X5

Phone: 705 292-9507
or 877 213-7419

Contracted Garbage Collector

Waste Connections of Canada is a private waste collector contracted by the Public Works department.

Note: Please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-652-3505 with any garbage collection inquiries.

  • Garbage must be out for pick up by 7:00 a.m.

  • Each household will be allowed up to two (2) containers and each commercial establishment will be allowed up to four (4) containers.

  • A container is defined as a galvanized metal or plastic container with a maximum capacity of 77 liters having a handle and a fitted lid or an opaque polyethylene plastic bag 30" x 37" of 1.5 gauge thickness fastened at the top.

  • No container shall weigh more than 30 lbs.  

Winter Recycle and Garbage Collection

All curbside collection needs to be placed in a safe and snow friendly location at the end of your driveway or collection location. Keep in mind clearing the road is the priority and should your recycle or garbage be in an inappropriate place you may find your garbage covered in the snowbank and not collected or strewn across the neighbourhood. Please take an extra few minutes to review on your collection days. Sometimes you many choose to not place your recycle or garbage out and save it for the following collection day.

Garbage By-law 2012-82

Bylaw 2012-82 provides for the collection, removal, and disposal of garbage and other waste material for the Township of Selwyn. 

  • As stated in By-Law 2012-82, any dwelling shall consist of a total of not more than two (2) containers as defined in Section 1.3, per collection.

  • Any business, educational, religious, or municipal establishment shall consist of a total of not more than four (4) containers, as defined in Section 1.3, per collection. Containers in excess of the limits established in Section 3.6 shall be collected if a Bag Tag issued by the Municipality, as defined in Section 1.1, is affixed thereto.

  • Bag Tag shall mean a tag or a sticker issued by the Municipality, to be affixed to any bags of garbage and non-recyclable rubbish put out for curbside collection which are in excess of the collection limits set out in Section 3.6.

  • Bag Tags are sold for $4.00 per tag and are available for purchase at the following locations:

    • The Selwyn Municipal Office
    • The Municipal Landfill Site