Garbage & Recycling

Curbside Collection

Check your Garbage Day and Blue Bag Week schedule


The blue bag schedule (PDF)
CBRM's Waste Separation Guide (PDF)

Monday collection is moved to Saturday. Click here for new calendar.

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You are also encouraged to phone the Solid Waste Management Hotline at (902) 567-1337.

Solid Waste Management Facility:  Location and Hours of Operation

The Solid Waste Management Facility is located on SPAR Road in Sydney. The Facility is OPEN from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday and remains CLOSED each Sunday and Monday.

145 Sydney Port Access Road (SPAR Road), Sydney
8:00 am - 4:00 pm Tuesday to Saturday.

Solid Waste Management Administration Office

The Administration Office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday.

A Waste Reducation Educator is available to answer inquiries about Solid Waste Management during those hours. Please phone the Waste Management Hotline at (902) 567-1337. Residents who phone after 4:00 p.m. are encouraged to leave a message including name and phone number so an educator can return your call on the next business day.

About the Solid Waste Department

The Solid Waste Department oversees Solid Waste Management in CBRM. The department is responsible for collecting, managing, processing, disposing and/or shipping solid waste generated by the Residential, Industrial, Commercial and Institutational (ICI) sectors.

The department accepts, manages, processes and properly ships or disposes, of Construction and Demolition Debris. A tipping fee is assigned to the C&D materials recieved from the ICI sector. 




Disclaimer: The information provided is based on our current records and we do not accept responsibility if the information is incorrect.