Perth Amboy Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

The City of Perth Amboy is in New Jersey with Edison and Piscataway to the west, Woodbridge to the north.

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

Perth Amboy Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • Martin Luther King Day
  • Presidents’ Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day

If a holiday falls on your garbage collection day, your garbage will be picked up on your next regular scheduled garbage collection pickup.

Perth Amboy Trash Collection Map

Perth Amboy Trash Collection Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit:

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • electronics
  • recyclables
  • metal
  • brushes
  • branches
  • small pieces of wood (4 feet or smaller)

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Construction material
  • flooring, tiles, walls, ceiling, roofing, shingles, asphalt, concrete, siding, wooden fences, decks, framing material, aluminum siding, wooden stairs, porches
  • Sheets of plywood or sheetrock
  • Dirt in bags
  • Grass
  • Shipping material
  • styrofoam, cardboard, packing peanuts

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 Perth Amboy 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:

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Perth Amboy?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit:

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 07:30AM. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Perth Amboy Public Works Department?

(732) 826-2010 or [email protected]

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