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Waste Collection Calendar & Lookup Tools

New Look Same Schedule

The newly redesigned Waste Collection Calendar and Information Guide has been delivered through Canada Post to residents. Although the look of the map and the calendars has changed collection schedules have not!  The improved design will be easier to use and references important information upfront. The redesign has condensed the waste collection calendars using less paper reducing printing costs.

July 2014 - June 2015 Waste Collection Calendar & Information GuideResidential collection of the green bin and blue box occurs weekly on your regular collection day, garbage is collected bi-weekly and yard waste is collected seasonally from April to December. Large item collections must be arranged by calling Service Oshawa at least two business days prior to your garbage collection day.

Materials must not be placed at the curb before 6 pm the night before collection and no later than 7 am the day of collection as per the Waste Collection By-law. Waste collection will occur one day later following a holiday.

Use one of the methods below to determine your regular collection day and schedule for collection. If you require assistance in determining your area of collection or wish to receive the Waste Information Guide & Collection Calendar in an alternate, accessible format or hard copy, please contact Service Oshawa at 905-436-3311, TTY: 905-436-5627 or email


View the entire Waste Collection Calendar & Information Guide which runs from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015. This will provide you with a calendar of your collection schedule as well as useful information on the City's collection services, requirements and diversion programs.

Lookup Tools

Service Oshawa
1st Floor, West Wing, City Hall
50 Centre Street South
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 3Z7
Toll Free:
Fax: 905-436-5642
Monday through Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.