Organic Waste

Curbside Recycling & Yard Waste Pick-up

Curbside collection programs are managed separately within the City of Campbell River, the City of Courtenay, the Town of Comox, the Village of Cumberland, and the Village of Sayward. The Comox Valley Regional District manages the Royston garbage and recycling collection service.

Curbside garbage, recycling and yard waste pick-up schedules are available for each municipality by accessing the following links:

The Town of Comox and Village of Cumberland also have curbside organics collection programs.

For specific questions pertaining to curbside pickup, please contact your municipality directly.

Rural Area Recycling Collection

Curbside garbage, recycling, or yard waste pick-up, is not provided within the rural areas of the Comox Valley Regional District and Strathcona Regional District. Rural area residents are responsible for setting up their own curbside pick-up through private providers, or taking their garbage and recyclables to one of the Comox Strathcona Waste Management facilities.

The following providers offer private curbside garbage and/or recycling pickup services:

This list is provided for convenience only and should not be construed as a recommendation of service by the CVRD. Contractors may contact us to be added to this list of providers.

Don't have curbside recycling pick-up? Please refer to our Recycling Depots page for information on where to take your recyclables. Keep It Clean Do you ever wonder if it’s OK to recycle dirty or partially full containers? You’re not alone! Leaving containers dirty can contaminate other recyclables, which means they might not be recycled.