Collection Schedules

The City of Nanaimo’s online Collection Schedule notification tool offers a simple way to help you remember your waste collection day.  Using just your address, access your own personalized Collection schedule.

With this tool you can:

  • Import your personalized Collection schedule to your online iCal, Microsoft Outlook or Google Calendar.
  • Sign up for personalized reminders by email, voicemail, text message, or Nanaimo Recycles app notifications*.
  • View, download (PDF), or print your personalized Collection schedule.
  • Search the “What Goes Where Tool” to help you sort your waste.
  • You will also receive Service Alerts for snowy days.

*Make sure your “push notifications” are turned on if receiving Nanaimo Recycles app notifications.

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