We’re here to help you find the London garbage pickup schedule for 2024 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.
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.
London Garbage Collection Calendar 2024
For normal garbage collection schedules, visit the city’s garbage collection calendar here.
Garbage Pick Up Holidays
Here you can see the city-observed holidays.
- Thanksgiving Day
- New Year’s Day
Collection moves forward one day.
London garbage Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024
For large items that do not fit or belong in your bins, you may request a bulky item collection through email [email protected] or you may call Service London at 519-661-2489. Requests must be submitted at least 5 business days in advance.
Collection will occur on your next scheduled garbage collection day. There is a 4-item limit per household each garbage collection day.
Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
Learn more about what is considered large furniture or bulky items at london.ca/whatgoeswhere
Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
- Appliances & electronics
- Renovation materials
- Vehicle parts, batteries, tires
- Mostly metal items (e.g., bikes, metal furniture, scrap, etc.)
- Loose or improperly prepared items
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 London 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.
More information about the city’s recycling program can be found here.
Frequently Asked Questions
When is bulk pickup in London?
To find your bulky item pickup in your area, please email [email protected] or you may call Service London at 519-661-2489.
What day is garbage pickup?
To find garbage pickup on your street visit the city’s garbage collection schedule here.
What time does garbage collection start?
Garbage collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.
How can I contact the London Public Works Department?
Phone 519-661-CITY (2489)
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