Vaughan Garbage Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

The City of Vaughan is in Ontario Canada with Peel to the southwest, North York to the southeast, Markham to the east, and Newmarket 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.

Vaughan Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit 2023 City of Vaughan Waste Collection Schedule

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • April 7 – Good Friday (Collection moved to the next day)

Vaughan Trash Collection Map

Vaughan garbage pickup schedule map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: 2023 City of Vaughan Waste Collection Schedule

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Furniture, mattresses, chairs, tables, bookshelves, sofa beds.


  • Toilet tank must be separated from the bowl for all two-piece toilets.
  • Toilets should not be placed in a cardboard box, unless it has broken into smaller pieces. 
  • Any broken edges must be completely covered in cardboard and taped securely to prevent injury to staff. 

Irregular-shaped objects

  • Irregular-shaped objects that cannot fit into the proper waste container will be collected, provided the item does not exceed 1.5 metres (5 feet) in length and a maximum of 0.9 metres (1.5 feet) in any other dimension.
  • Ensure all sharp and hazardous objects are removed.
  • Ensure items are secured as a bundle not exceeding 20 kilograms (45 pounds).

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

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 Vaughan 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: 2023 City of Vaughan Waste Collection Schedule (Blue box recycling is collected once a week on your scheduled collection day.) 

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Vaughan?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: 2023 City of Vaughan Waste Collection Schedule

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: 2023 City of Vaughan Waste Collection Schedule

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Vaughan Environmental Services Department?

Phone: 905-832-2281

Email: [email protected]


Joint Operations Centre
2800 Rutherford Rd.
Vaughan, ON  L4K 2N9

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