Collection Schedules

Garbage collection schedules are changing July 3, 2024

Solid Waste Services is freshening up service routes and the new schedule is available now. Check your new collection dates today!


Get ahead of the curb! Download the Greener Garbage App (App Store or Google Play) and set up your notification preferences.


Look out for the neighbours! Share the news with your community. Friends don’t let friends miss collection day!


Never miss your collection day!

Our online notification tools remind you when to take your garbage and organics to the curb.

*Saanich collects on Statutory Holidays. If your calendar shows collection on a Statutory Holiday, place carts at the curb.

Enter your address below for your 2024 collection dates

Download our GreenerGarbage App

Information at your fingertips.  Search “Saanich GreenerGarbage” in Google Play and the App Store for

  • Instant access to your garbage and organics pickup.
  • Set up pick up reminders.
  • Information on what goes in your garbage and organics cart.

Stop the reminders anytime

  • By email, select the "Cancel or modify this reminder" link at the end of the email. 
  • For Twitter or text, reply with the word "stop" or "cancel". 
  • For voicemail, follow the unsubscribe option at the end of each message. 

Personal Contact Information

We use your personal contact information to send waste collection reminders and occasional messages. The legal authority to collect your contact information is section 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. ReCollect Systems Inc. manages the reminder service on behalf of the District. ReCollect Systems Inc. uses a data centre located in United States to store and access the personal contact information you provided. Only ReCollect Systems Inc. has access to the information. If you require further information, please contact the Freedom of Information Team at 250-475-1775.