We’re here to help you find the Guelph garbage pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.
The City of Guelph is in Ontario with Peel and Vaughan to the northeast, Hamilton 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 2023
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: Sunday, January 1st, 2023.
- Good Friday: Friday, April 7th, 2023.
- Easter Monday: Monday, April 10th, 2023.
- Victoria Day/National Patriot’s Day: Monday, May 22nd, 2023.
- Quebec national Holiday: Saturday, June 24th, 2023 (Quebec only)
- Canada Day: Saturday, July 1st, 202
- British Columbia Day: Monday, August 7th, 2023 (BC only)
- Heritage Day – Alberta: Monday, August 7th, 2023 (Alberta only)
- Labour Day: Monday, September 4th, 2023
- Thanksgiving Day: Monday, October 9th, 2023
- Remembrance Day: Saturday, November 11th, 2023
- Christmas: Monday, December 25th, 2023
- Boxing Day: Tuesday, December 26th, 2023
For more information contact Solid Waste Resources: 519-767-0598
Guelph garbage Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023
To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://guelph.ca/living/environment/garbage-and-recycling/large-item-collection/ for 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
- Extra grey (garbage) cart collection
Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
Construction material and chemicals and Hazardous waste.
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 2023
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
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