Recycling is an important part of becoming a zero waste community. Do your part! Help us reach our zero waste goal and please reduce, reuse, compost, and recycle whenever possible.

Service update

As of October 3, 2016, recycling collection services for Vancouver residents are provided by Multi-Material BC (MMBC) .

For more information on your recycling collection services or the MMBC recycling program, select your property type below.

Single family homes and duplexes

Information on curbside recycling services.

Multi-unit buildings

What building managers and owners need to know to ensure your apartment, condo, or townhome has waste collection services.

Recycle and dispose of items the right way with Waste Wizard

Enter an item below to see how to recycle or safely dispose of it.

Collection schedules

Find your waste collection schedule and download the VanCollect app to sign up for reminders.

Recycling and disposal facilities

Not everything can go into your collection bins. Find out how to dispose of items at one of our facilities.

Zero Waste Vancouver

We're developing a zero waste plan for managing the flow of resources and garbage in the coming years, and we need your help.

Single family homes and duplexes