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

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

The City of Guelph is in Ontario with Brampton and Vaughan to the northeast, Cambridge to the south, Mississauga to the east, and Kitchener to the west.

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

Guelph Garbage Collection Calendar 2024

For normal garbage collections schedules, visit https://guelph.ca/living/environment/garbage-and-recycling/curbside-collection/guelph-waste-schedules-and-reminders/

Garbage Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Monday:
  • Victoria Day/National Patriot’s Day
  • Quebec National Holiday (Quebec only)
  • Canada Day
  • British Columbia Day (BC only)
  • Heritage Day – Alberta (Alberta only)
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Remembrance Day
  • Christmas
  • Boxing Day
For more information contact Solid Waste Resources: 519-767-0598

Guelph Garbage Collection Map

Guelph Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://guelph.ca/living/environment/garbage-and-recycling/large-item-collection/ to find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Appliances (please remove doors and lids)
  • Lawnmowers, wheelbarrows, BBQs and other metal goods
  • Furniture
  • Bicycles
  • Mattresses
  • Extra grey (garbage) cart collection

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

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 Guelph 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://guelph.ca/living/environment/garbage-and-recycling/

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Guelph?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://guelph.ca/living/environment/garbage-and-recycling/large-item-collection/

What day is garbage pickup?

To find garbage pickup on your street visit: https://guelph.ca/living/environment/garbage-and-recycling/curbside-collection/guelph-waste-schedules-and-reminders/

What time does garbage collection start?

garbage collection starts at 5 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Guelph Public Works Department?

Solid Waste Resources
TTY: 519-826-9771
[email protected]

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Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Guelph garbage 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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