Waste, Recycling & Landfill 

Waste Collection Program

Tied garbage bag

 

A maximum of 5 containers or bags will be collected per week.Each container must weigh less than 25kg (55lbs).

Be sure to have garbage to the curb by 7:00 am.

Problems with garbage collection please call BFI directly at 519-756-4444.

For additional information please click to view the Waste Programs page.

 

 

Yard Waste Collection

Spring/Summer and Fall Yard Waste Collection

Man raking yard wasteThe City of Brantford has expanded the Yard Waste Collection Program to provide pick up throughout the spring, summer and fall!

New Bi-Weekly Spring/Summer Collection, March 31 - September 26

Weekly Fall Collection - September 29 - November 28

Click to view detailed information on our Yard Waste Collection Program

 

 

Call It In: Bulky Item Pick Up

Table and Chair for bulk material pick up

 

Furniture, appliances and other bulky items cannot be placed for collection with your regular household garbage.

Instead, schedule a FREE PICK UP OF YOUR BULKY ITEMS

Click for detailed information on Bulky Item Pick-up and to schedule a pick up date


 

Recycling

Two blue boxes containing items that are recyclable.

 

Participation in the Blue Box Recycling Program is offered to all Brantford residents, including those in apartment buildings. Residents are encouraged to use the "2 SORT" recycling method.

Problems with your recycling collection please contact HGC Management at 519-754-0121.

Click for more information on our "2 Sort" recycling method

 

 

Mohawk Street Sanitary Landfill Site

Mohawk Street Landfill Site sign

 

Residents of the City of Brantford are encouraged to use the Mohawk Street Landfill Site to dispose of any waste that is not accepted in the weekly Solid Waste Collection Program.

Click for more information on the Mohawk Street Sanitary Landfill Site

 

 

Household Hazardous Wastes, Electronics & Tires

Household Hazardous Wastes: Propane, Paints, Aerosols

 

Hazardous Wastes (HHW's) are items that pose a health hazard if not disposed of safely. These wastes should not be thrown away with your regular garbage or poured down the drain.  Household Hazardous Waste Days take place at the Mohawk Street Landfill Site. 

 Click for a list of all HHW's accepted materials and event days.


 

Composter Sale

Earth Machine Compost Bin

 

The City of Brantford will be holding a one day only Composter Sale to all City of Brantford residents (proof of residency required). This sale encourages the reduction of organic waste entering the Mohawk Street Landfill Site. 

Click for details on the one day composter sale and additional information.

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