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Burnaby Garbage Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Burnaby trash pickup schedule for 2024 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Burnaby is in British Columbia with Port Moody and Coquitlam to the northeast, New Westminster and Surrey to the southeast, Richmond to the southwest, and Vancouver to the northwest.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Burnaby Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.burnaby.ca/services-and-payments/recycling-and-garbage

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Family Day
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Monday
  • Victoria Day
  • British Columbia day
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving day
  • Christmas day

Burnaby Trash Collection Map

Burnaby Garbage Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.burnaby.ca/services-and-payments/recycling-and-garbage/large-item-pickup

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • large kitchen appliances
  • large laundry appliances
  • hot water tank
  • air conditioners
  • BBQ
  • patio furniture
  • bed frames and box springs
  • cabinets, shelves and nightstands
  • small area rugs
  • drawers and dressers
  • desks and tables
  • TV stand / entertainment units
  • wardrobes
  • chairs and bar stools
  • couches, ottomans and armchairs
  • recliner and rocking chairs
  • sofa beds/futons
  • baby cribs
  • toilets
  • mattresses (must be wrapped and sealed in plastic)
  • mirrors (must be wrapped)

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • building and demolition materials
  • TVs, computers and electronics
  • microwaves
  • lamps
  • closet doors
  • baby car seats
  • suitcases/luggage
  • mattress toppers
  • patio umbrellas

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Burnaby and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2024

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://www.burnaby.ca/services-and-payments/recycling-and-garbage

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Burnaby?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.burnaby.ca/services-and-payments/recycling-and-garbage/large-item-pickup

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.burnaby.ca/services-and-payments/recycling-and-garbage

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Burnaby Solid Waste and Recycling Division?

Solid Waste and Recycling Division
[email protected]
Phone: 604-294-7972
24-hour information: 604-294-7089
BC recycling hotline: 604-RECYCLE (732-9253)

Did we miss anything?

Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Burnaby trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.

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