Curbside Recycling and Garbage Collection

Our Curbside Program is Changing in 2017!

Recycling Program Changes - March 1, 2017

Please click here for information about the curbside recycling program

Organics/Compostables Collection - May 1, 2017

Please click here for information about the compostables program and other curbside program changes planned for May 1, 2017

Missed Pickup?  Call 604-795-7795

Important Information:

Curbside Collection Calendar

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!

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)
  • City Hall - Finance Department

All current Tag a Bag stickers expire on April 30, 2017.  New stickers will be available for the period May 1, 2017 through April 30, 2024.

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 or until the new Compostables Collection Program starts in May 2017.



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
Map of Tag-A-Bag retailer locations 2013-11-15 401KB

Curbside Guide & Collection Days

Use this guide & application to find out what day your materials will be picked up and more.

Open-Top Containers

New regulations for garbage and recycling containers without lids.

Applications and Exemptions

Forms for applying to join, or become exempt from, the curbside program.

Collection Fees

Collection Service fees for Single Family Dwellings

Compostables (Organics) Diversion

The City of Chilliwack is planning to modify our Residential Curbside Collection Program to separate organics/compostable material (food waste, food-soiled paper and yard waste) for composting.

Curbside Compostables (Organics) Collection Program | Curbside Compostables (Organics) Collection Program Frequently Asked Questions | Curbside Compostables Collection Program Outreach

Missed Collections & Severe Weather

What to do if your material was missed or severe weather disrupts curbside collection

Yard Trimmings Options

Disposal Options for Yard Trimmings