The City of Colwood Public Works Department works hard to keep our city beautiful, clean, safe and running efficiently. One important way they do this is by offering the annual Spring Residential Clean Up program.

The program is offered to Colwood residents for two days each spring:

Friday, April 28 & Saturday, April 29, 2017 (8:30 am to 4:00 pm both days).

For a small fee, residents can bring everything from appliances and car parts to carpet and wood waste for recycling and disposal. (Residents will be asked for confirmation of residency.)

Items Accepted

Appliances, batteries, automotive parts, barrels, bathtubs, bikes, branches with trunks no greater than 100mm (4”) in diameter, bricks, cardboard, carpet, clothing, compost, concrete blocks, electronics, fridges, freezers, furniture, glass, grass clippings, hot water tanks, lumber, rims, rocks, sinks, sports equipment, stoves, de-rimmed tires, toilets, underlay, wire cut into 1 meter lengths, wood waste.

Items Not Accepted

Household garbage, drywall, gypsum board, tree stumps, tires attached to rims, paint, toxic household hazardous wastes and propane tanks.

Fees (Cash only please)

Load Size

Fee per Drop Off Visit

Car Load/Minimum Charge $20.00
*Small Pickup Truck load $30.00
*Standard Pickup Truck Load $40.00
Trailer load (2.5m / 8ft) $40.00
Appliances $20.00 each
Fridges/Freezers/Air Conditioners/Water Coolers $25.00 each
Minimum Charge for Oversized Loads  $60.00
Vehicles weighing more than 2 tons not permitted

*Note:   A truck load is based on the vehicle being loaded to the top of the standard box height.

Questions?

Contact Colwood Public Works at 250-474-4133.