Look up your collection schedules

January 5 - Collection update

Garbage and green bin collection services have resumed.

Green bins will be collected every two weeks (not every week) throughout the winter on the same day that garbage is collected.

Weekly green bin service will resume on March 6, 2023.

Find your pickup days by clicking these collection schedules, or enter your address into VanCollect below.

Learn more about the green bin schedule change

Recycling collection

Blue box recycling collection in Vancouver is provided by GFL Environmental on behalf of Recycle BC .

Recycle BC will continue to collect your recycling (blue box, yellow bag, and grey box) on a weekly basis. Changes to the green bin collection schedule do not impact blue box collection.

Find recycling service updates


Enter your address below to get your pick-up schedule.

You can also sign up for reminders by email, text message, voicemail, or tweet, and even import your schedule into your online calendar. Never miss a collection day again!


Print your collection schedule

  1. Search for your address above
  2. Click "Get a calendar"
  3. Click "Print a calendar"

You can also download a PDF of the collection calendar:

Pick up in person

Due to COVID-19, in-person pick up is not available at this time.

Download the VanCollect app for smartphones

Use your mobile phone to view schedules, receive reminders, and get sorting tips for your garbage, recycling, and green waste. For iPhone and Android smartphones.

Report a missed collection

Report a missed collection, and get common reasons for missed collections and tips to help us collect your garbage and green bin.