Garbage

    The Township of Langley offers garbage collection to those properties within our garbage collection area. See the curbside collection map for more details.

    Can Size and Weekly Limits

    Maximum of two containers per property (cans, bags, or combination). This maximum includes secondary suites
    • 77-80L can with lid
      • smaller cans not accepted
    • Standard size plastic garbage bags, tied
    • Maximum weight for each container: 20 kg (44 lbs)

    Collection Map and Schedule

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    Click here to view the 2014 curbside collection map and schedule, or click here for a printable version.

    Extra Garbage Stickers

    Extra weekly garbage bags or containers are permitted if tagged with a garbage sticker. Extra garbage stickers cost $3 each and are available for purchase.  Click here for a list of participating locations.

    TIP: avoid extra garbage fees and reduce your garbage by participating in our recycling and Green Can programs.

    What To Do If Your Garbage Wasn't Picked Up

    Call the Township's garbage contractor, Sierra Waste Services Ltd. at 604.530.3939. If you are still not satisfied, contact the Township of Langley Operations Centre at 604.532.7300. 

    Private Collection

    If you live outside the garbage collection area (see Curbside Collection Map), personally dispose of garbage at the nearest transfer station or hire a private hauler to collect your garbage.  For a list of haulers who service the Township of Langley, click here.

    Banned Materials

    Certain materials are banned from Metro Vancouver disposal facilities.  Bans are in place on items which are:
    • recyclable
    • hazardous to collection workers, the public, and the environment  
    If banned materials are found in your garbage container or bag, it will not be collected. Click here for a list of banned materials. 

    Pet waste can be hazardous and is listed as a prohibited from the landfill. However, small quantities may be double-bagged (with air removed) and disposed of in the garbage.  Environmentally-friendly disposal alternatives are noted on page 39 of our WasteWise Guide.

    For more information on disposing household hazardous waste, click here.

    Large Item Pick Up

    Residents with municipal garbage collection may have up to four large items, such as furniture and appliances, picked up by appointment at any time throughout the year. To schedule a pick-up, call the Township's garbage contractor at 604.530.3939. Mattresses are not included in this program.

    Mattress Recycling

    Mattresses can be taken for recycling to:

    Recyc-Mattress Inc.
    Unit 212, 27353 - 58 Crescent
    Langley, BC
    604.856.8383
    Call first to enquire about the fee

    Transfer Station/Public Garbage Drop-Off Facilities

    To personally dispose of extra garbage, there are two Metro Vancouver Transfer Stations located nearby.  For locations, hours of operation, and materials accepted, refer to Metro Vancouver's Disposal Facilities web page. 

    Keep Pests Away

    Click here for tips to keep animals and birds out of your garbage

    More Information

    Engineering Division
    604.532.7300
    opsinfo@tol.ca

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