We’re here to help you find the Oakville garbage pickup schedule for 2023 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.
Oakville Garbage Collection Calendar 2023
For normal garbage collections schedules, visit https://www.oakville.ca/environment/garbage-recycling.html
Garbage Pick Up Holidays
Collection is delayed by one day due to the following holidays.
- Family Day
- Good Friday
- Victoria Day
- Canada Day
- Civic Day
- Labour Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Christmas Day
Tuesday collection: Holiday schedule changes Your waste will be collected one day later, on Wednesday, after the following holidays.
Friday collection: Holiday schedule changes Your waste will be collected one day later, on Saturday, after the following holidays (Tuesday collection is not affected)
Oakville Garbage Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023
To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Recycling-Waste/Curbside-Collection
Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
- mattresses and box springs – must be wrapped in plastic
- 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)
- picnic tables
- 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
- 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 Oakville 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://www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Recycling-Waste/Curbside-Collection
Frequently Asked Questions
When is bulk pickup in Oakville?
To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Recycling-Waste/Recycling-and-Waste-Tools/Online-Waste-Collection-Schedule
What day is trash pickup?
To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Recycling-Waste/Recycling-and-Waste-Tools/Online-Waste-Collection-Schedule
What time does trash collection start?
Trash collection starts at 7:00 am. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.
How can I contact Oakville Customer Service?
TTY (teletypewriter): 905-338-4200
Bell Relay: 1-800-855-0511
Halton Region Waste Management
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