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Garbage
Port Coquitlam provides biweekly collection of garbage carts (grey lid). Everything placed in this cart
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goes to the landfill.

We encourage households to make use of their green cart, blue cart, recycling depots and alternatives to reduce what is sent to the landfill and to avoid higher disposal fees.



Put in Garbage Cart
  Not Accepted  
  • Garbage bags, including compostable and biodegradable bags
  • Ziplock bags
  • Cling wrap, shrink wrap and bubble wrap
  • Cellophane
  • Broken ceramic housewares
  • Chip and snack bags
  • Cereal and cracker bags
  • Pet waste and kitty litter in small quantities, double bagged
  • Disposable diapers
  • Foil-lined bags and boxes (e.g. for cookies)
  • Mesh produce bags (e.g. for oranges and onions)
  • Ribbons and bow
  • Foil gift wrap
  • Plastic straws and cutlery

Contact
Tel 604.927.5496
Fax 604.927.5408
Email publicworks@portcoquitlam.ca

Location and Mailing Address
Public Works
1737 Broadway Street
Port Coquitlam BC V3C 2M9

Business Hours
7:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays)

Last Updated:3/9/2016 1:13:50 PM