Waste Management is committed to providing
reliable collection service. We are also committed to the safety of our
drivers and customers.
Weather conditions may delay collection times. Please leave containers out until 6:00 PM.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation as we manage weather-related challenges.
Waste Management does not provide credit for delayed collection. We will collect up to twice as much material at no extra charge when safe access is possible.
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If your community is not listed, services are underway on the regular schedule.
Update for Thursday, Feburary 14, 11 am:
Victoria, Central Saanich and North Saanich
Due to weather and safety issues, we are unable to provide your service February 14. Please pull carts from the curb. We will collect double the amount of garbage at no extra charge, on your next regular collection day.
Alerts for Tuesday, Feburary 12:
Town of Gibsons, SCRD and District of Sechelt
Due to weather and safety issues, we are unable to provide your service Tuesday, February 12. Please pull your carts from the curb until your next regular collection day. We will collect a double load at no extra charge, on your next regular collection day.
Twice Regular Amount Accepted Next Regular Collection Day* in Most WM Service Areas
If weather conditions prevent collection of garbage or recycling, please remove the containers from the street.
* Every Other Week Recycling & Yard Waste Collected Two (2) weeks
after Missed Collection: If recycling or yard waste is regularly collected every other week, the uncollected material will be collected on the next regular collection day for that container (two weeks from the missed collection), unless residents are otherwise notified by telephone or on this site.
No credit is given for postponed collection due to weather conditions, but up to twice the regular amount is accepted at no extra charge.