Garbage and Recycling



The Town of Whitby provides curbside residential waste collection services to Whitby residents. This includes residual garbage, green bin organics, yard waste, and a special collection program for metals, tires, and other bulky items. The Region of Durham provides blue box recycling collection service.  

Get the Waste Buddy for Garbage Day Reminders!

    Residents can now sign up for free, automated waste collection reminders sent via email, digital calendar, text or telephone message. Visit our Garbage and Recycling Schedule page to sign up today!

Compost Giveaway Event - Saturday May 2

Get your free compost Saturday May 2, at Whitby's Operations Centre, 333 McKinney Drive, 8:00 a.m. - noon. There is a four (4) container limit per household (while quantities last). Bring your shovels and a non-perishable food item for the local Salvation Army food drive.