In the Municipality of Shelburne waste is collected on a bi-weekly collection schedule. On your regularly scheduled garbage day you can place blue bags/recyclables, clear bags/regular waste, bukly items and your green cart/compost at curbside by 7 am for collection. Cardboard can be bundled for collection.
The Municipality offers seasonal special waste collections for metal items and Christmas trees. There are also a number of additional services available to ensure residents have facilities to dispose of all their waste in accordance with the Municipality’s Solid Waste Management By-Law which, provides for the proper separation, storage, placement for pick-up, collection and disposal of all types of solid waste resources in the Municipality of the District of Shelburne.
- Spring Metal Collection – April 1–11th 2024
- Fall Metal Collection – October 8th to 18th, 2024
Items Permitted for Metal Collections:
- Scrap metal
- small metal appliance
- emptied oil barrels
- baseboard heaters
- lawn mowers
- and any other type of metal.
Items Not Permitted during Metal Collections:
- household waste
- recyclable material
- bulkly waste items
- petroleum products
- hazardous waste
- car parts
- construction & demolition debris
- wood & wooden furniture
Items must not weigh more than 70 kgs or be longer than 3 meters. All special collection items will be collected on the same day as regular waste and must be put out for pick-up not later than 7:00 a.m. on Collection Day.