Garbage and Recycling

Garbage + Recycling collection is provided by Miller Waste Systems Inc.

2020 - 2021 Waste Reduction Calendar 

2021 Collection Schedule

2022 Collection Schedule

Backyard Composting


Garbage and Recycling Collection During COVID-19



Garbage is collected weekly from April to October and bi-weekly from November to March.

Garbage Bag Tags

Garbage bag tags are required in the Municipality of Thames Centre.

Learn more about Garbage Bag Tags

How to Place Your Garbage

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Waste Diversion

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Missed Garbage Collection

Garbage is to be placed at the curbside by 7:00 a.m. on your regular collection day.

Learn more about Missed Collection

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off

The Thames Centre Landfill is not licensed to receive or process Household Special Waste.

Residents can use the City of London's Household Special Waste Drop-off.

Oversized Waste Pickup

Oversized waste pickup is held annually at the beginning of May.

Learn more about Oversized Waste Pickup




Recycling is collected on a weekly basis all year round.

Missed Recycling Collection

coming soon

How Recycling Works

Tour of London's Recycling Centre

Missing or Damaged Blue Box

Learn more about Missing or Damaged Blue Boxes

How to Sort Your Blue Box

The Municipality provides Blue Box recycling to single family residential homes.

Blue boxes are collected weekly throughout the year on your regular collection day.

Learn more about Blue Box Recycling

Charity Depots

Cancelled for 2021. 


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