Milton ON Garbage Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Milton garbage pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Milton is in Ontario with Peel and Brampton to the north, Hamilton to the south, Guelph to the west, Halton Hills to the northwest, Mississauga to the east.

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.

Milton Garbage Collection Calendar 2023

Halton Region serves residents and businesses in the City of Burlington and the Towns of Halton Hills, Milton, and Oakville by providing a wide range of essential programs and services.

For normal garbage collection schedules, visit the Region’s Waste Collection Calendar Tool.

Garbage Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • Family Day
  • Victoria Day/National Patriot’s Day
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Due to the holidays, your waste collection will take place one day later than your usual collection day.

Milton Garbage Collection Map

Milton Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

Bulk waste is collected on the same day as garbage. There is a 3 item limit per collection. Additional items will not be collected.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Furniture
    • couches
    • chairs
    • tables
    • mattresses and box springs – must be wrapped in plastic 
  • Flooring
    • carpets
    • under padding
    • linoleum, bundled & tied 1.7m x 1m (5ft x 3ft)
  • Toilets (remove top from base)
  • Wood (dismantled, bundled & tied no larger than 1.7m x 1m or 5ft x 3ft)
    • fencing
    • picnic tables
    • shelving
    • skids
    • doors
  • Windows and mirrors no larger than 1.7m x 1m (5 ft x 3 ft) – tape an X pattern across glass to prevent shattering

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Hazardous waste
  • Metal & appliances
  • Recyclable material
  • Electronics
  • Tires
  • Automobile parts
  • Building & demolition debris
  • Mixed waste piles
  • Tree branches or stumps
  • Water coolers with refrigeration
  • Propane Tanks
  • Soil and rocks

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 Milton 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 schedule.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Milton?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit the Region’s Bulk Pickup Schedule.

There is a 3 item limit per collection. Additional items will not be collected.

What day is garbage pickup?

To find garbage pickup on your street, click 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 Milton Customer Service?

Town of Milton, 150 Mary Street
Milton ON L9T 6Z5

Phone: 905-878-7252

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