Curbside Recycling and Garbage Collection

Looking for information on the 2017 organic waste collection program and cart selection? 

Please click here to visit the Curbside Organics webpage

Missed Pickup?  Call 604-795-7795

Important Information:

Curbside Collection Calendar 2016/2017

Find your Pickup Day

Frequently Asked Questions

Application Forms

TO SIGN UP FOR YARD TRIMMINGS COLLECTION, please contact the Finance Department at:

Congratulations Chilliwack!

With your enthusiastic support, the Citywide curbside program and the municipal recycling depots are diverting an average 386 tonnes of recyclables per month from the landfill.  That's 34% diversion through recycling - more than a 260% increase from our 13% diversion rate prior to implementation of the curbside program!
Wonder what happens to your recycling? Click here!

Where do I purchase Tag A Bag Stickers?

Tag A Bag stickers for extra Garbage or Yard Trimmings can be purchased at the following locations:

  • Save-on-Foods on Tamihi Way
  • Save-on-Foods on Vedder Rd
  • Save-on-Foods on Yale Rd
  • Kim’s Grocery and Gas Bar  
  • Yarrow Petro Canada
  • Trask's Supply (Rosedale)

and City Hall - Finance Department

Please note: A subscription to Yard Trimming collection is required for the use  Yard Trimming Tag A Bag stickers. The subscription continues until you cancel it.


Many items are recyclable through the curbside program.  Please refer to the following list of recyclables items:



Recycling and disposal options for other "tricky" items are listed in the Waste Disposal and Recycling Options table.



 Issue: Contact: Phone:
Missed collection  Emterra Environmental 604 795-7795

Collection questions,
general inquiries

City of Chilliwack,
Engineering Department
Senior or Yard Trimmings
subscription changes

City of Chilliwack,
Finance Department

Description Date File Size
Discouraging Scavengers 2011-01-12 290KB
Map of Tag-A-Bag retailer locations 2013-11-15 401KB
Waiver 2005-02-17 20KB

Collection Days

Use this application to find out what day your garbage will be picked up.

Open-Top Containers

New regulations for garbage and recycling containers without lids.

Application Forms

Application forms for Curbside Pickup

Collection Fees

Collection Service fees for Single Family Dwellings

Curbside Collection Guide 2016-17

The 2016-17 Cursbide Collection Guide is in effect from May 2016 to April 2017

Curbside Exemption Application

Service Exemption form for exemption from Garbage Collection Service

Organics Diversion

The City of Chilliwack is planning to modify our Residential Curbside Collection Program to separate organic material (food waste and yard waste) for composting.

Curbside Organics Collection Program | Curbside Organics Collection Program Frequently Asked Questions | Curbside Organics Collection Program Outreach

Recycling List of Acceptable Items

List of materials that can be recycled in Chilliwack's curbside program

Severe Weather

What to do if severe weather disrupts curbside collection

Yard Trimmings Options

Disposal Options for Yard Trimmings