Frequently Asked Questions
Furniture, mattresses and other bulky items that used to be picked up during special weeks are now picked up upon request (collection date is provided when request is made).
*These items will not be picked up from December to March.
- A limit of three bulky item per residence, per collection applies to this pickup.
- Bulk waste and glass must be placed in a box.
- Branches and pieces of wood must not exceed 1.20 m (4 ft.) in length and must be bundled up.
- The maximum weight per item is 24 kg or 50 lbs.
- White goods and metal will also be picked up upon request.
If you need to get rid of multiple bulky items, you can do so by bringing them to the Waste processing centre.
White goods include items such as:
- Air conditioners.
Since white goods and metal must be compacted, they will be picked up upon request. Please call (506) 394-4166 to book this service. Please note that pickup of white goods is suspended from December to March. If you would like to get rid of these items during the winter months, you can do so without charge by bringing them to the Waste processing centre.
Blue bins re provided without charge by the CSRPA. Please contact the waste processing centre to request one. However, you are responsible for going to the Waste processing centre to pick up your bin.
Recyclable materials should be picked up as well if regular waste is usually picked up at seasonal residences during the summer period.
As soon as you arrive at the cottage, call the Waste processing centre to see whether the service is available in your region. Otherwise, please make the necessary arrangements to have the bin emptied during your stay. Please note that cottage owners must pay for their own bins.