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​​Waste Collection Calendar - Online Version 

Waste Collection Calendar 2020

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NEW  For missed waste/recycling collections please contact:

GFL Environmental Corporation 1-866-421-5625

 King Township Waste and Recycling Program:

  •  unlimited curbside blue box and organics collection (weekly) 
  • curbside garbage collection is provided every other week (two bag limit)
  • yard waste is collected every other week (April to November). 

All properties that receive curbside waste collection by King Township were provided with one green bin, one indoor bin and one recycling blue box at the inception of the waste diversion program.  Containers used for waste collection services must comply with the Township’s waste collection By-law 2018-77.

King Township Telephone: 905-833-5321

Where to Purchase Additional Containers

King Township municipal office located at 2585 King Road, King City, ON.  Please refer to the current fees and charges by-law for cost.  Green bins and blue boxes become the property of the homeowner.

Replacement for Damaged Bins

Call GFL Directly at 1-866-421-5625 to arrange for a replacement bin.  You may also bring the broken bin to Service King at the municipal office (258​5 King Road) to have it replaced.  Please note that this replacement service is intended for the King Township bins only.

New Home in a New Subdivision?

If you have purchased a new home in a new subdivision, your builder may have already purchased the bins for your home.  The builder will provide one green bin, one kitchen catcher bin and one recycling blue box at the time of occupancy.

If you purchased a "re-sale" home and the previous home owner took the bins with them, you are required to purchase new containers. 

Safety Notice to Residents – Waste Collection

We wish to remind residents to place their waste and recycling for collection at the end of their driveway only.  Please do not place collection across the road.  This is a serious health and safety hazard risk.  If you are having difficulty with your waste collection, please contact our waste collection contractor GFL at 1-866-421-5625 or alternatively King Township at 905-833-5321. Thank you for your assistance.

Limits for Waste/Recycling Collection

A two (2) bag / container limit is currently in effect for garbage collection in the Township.  With the addition of “bag tags”, three (3) additional bags/ containers of garbage up to a total of five (5) bags/ containers (2 untagged plus 3 tagged) can be collected.  Commercial properties and small businesses are restricted to the same collection guidelines as residential properties.  Businesses that cannot set out waste in accordance with the residential program are required to dispose of waste through their own disposal service. 

Residents may purchase garbage “bag tags”, sold in a package of 5 bag tags at the municipal office located at 2585 King Road.  Garbage tags are also sold at all Township libraries and the Trisan Center during business hours and online, through the parks and Recreation Department. By-Law 2018-77 can also be referred to for additional Waste Collection matters. 

What Goes Where?

Wondering what garbage is acceptable in which waste stream? 


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