Garbage

Weekly Pick Up:

View the current collection schedule for 2022 (PDF). Have your garbage at the curb by 8am, and do not put it out the night below.

Volume & Weight Limits:

  • Maximum one 121 litre garbage can.
  • Cannot exceed 20 kilograms (44 pounds) and must have waterproof lids.
  • Additional can over limit will only be picked up if a garbage tag is attached. Garbage tags can be purchased from Town Hall (1809 Beaufort Avenue) for $3.25 each (no tax), Monday to Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, not including statutory holidays.

Items Not Accepted:

  • No yard waste allowed with garbage (see organics yard waste collection details above).
  • No demolition or construction material allowed. You can take these materials directly to the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) Waste Management facility in Cumberland. Visit the website for more information or call 250-336-8066.

Questions & Concerns should be directed to the Town’s contractor Emterra (phone: 250-336-8066).

2022 Waste Collection Schedule Changes - FAQ

The Comox Valley Waste Management Centre, which is managed by the Comox Valley Regional District, will be closed on all recognized statutory holidays. As a result, the Town of Comox 2022 waste collection schedule will change throughout the year.