Who do I contact for questions/concerns about collection services?

Waste collection, large item, compost, and brush collection: Marcotte Disposal at 519-339-9988 or Recycling: Emterra at 519- 384-2529. Other questions: City of Sarnia Customer Service at 519-332-0330 ext. 3131 or customerservice@sarnia.ca

What time do collection services start each day?

7:00 a.m.

Where are bag tags sold?

A full list of available locations is found on this link: Bag Tags – City of Sarnia

What is the maximum weight of materials for collection?

22kgs or 48lbs except for large item collection

Can I set out my collection material prior to my scheduled collection day?

Collection material can only be placed on the boulevard after 6:00 p.m. the night before collection or before 7:00 a.m. the day of collection.

Can I set my material for collection in the gutter?

No. Collection material must be placed on your boulevard (behind the curb) or the driveway. If your material is placed in the gutter or the streets you will be contravening the Waste Collection By-Law, and may be subject to fines.

Renovation materials set out for Large Item collection were not collected. Why?

Building type materials (including toilets) are not part of the Large Item collection program. The homeowner is responsible to dispose of these materials to Transco, 387 McGregor Sr. Rd., Waste Depoot, 456 Mcgregor Sd Rd., or Curran Recycling, 526 McGregor Rd.

Unacceptable Compost

Yard waste or brush exceeding 22 kg (48Ibs), and containers holding water are not collected

Mixed yard waste with brush; brush in paper bags; tree trunks; stumps; stump grindings; mulch; root balls; clay; walnuts; and pet feces are not collected and not accepted at the compost site

These items are not accepted for curbside collection, but will be accepted at local drop off locations such as Transco Recycling (519-332-4045), Curran Recycling (519-332-0849) and Waste Depot (519-337-7668).