Halton Waste Management is the division of the Halton Region that manages garbage for the region. So if you put garbage out to the curb or your take our garbage to the Milton dump, then you are using the services of Halton Waste Management.
Here are common questions and answers about Halton Waste Management and its activities and services.
Halton Bulk Waste – What is bulk waste?
What is bulk waste? It is waste materials that are too large to be handled by regular garbage collection. Bulk waste in Halton Region is collected by truck at curbside every other week with regular garbage. There is a three-item (bag or can) limit. Collection takes place in all urban and rural areas, excluding Halton Hills Collection Areas C and D. Find out your collection schedule.
Halton Waste Collection Calendar
The Halton Waste Calendar for the region for 2017 is delivered to all residents of Halton Region.
It is an annual calendar that provides residents with important waste collection resources. It also contains information about Halton waste and related services.
The 2017 waste collection calendar contains:
- Weekly collection dates from Feb 2017 to Jan 2018.
- Types of waste material managed by the service.
- Tips to reduce waste at home and in the community.
- How to access Halton Regional programs and services.
- How to use the Halton Waste Management website and services.
- Information about priorities set by the Regional Council.
The annual calendar is delivered each January.
Put Waste in Its Place – Halton reference site
Wondering how to dispose of a particular kind of waste? Tires? Junk? Metal? Concrete? Yard waste? Use the easy lookup web tool created by the Halton Waste Management team. It tells you how to dispose of any type of waste in Halton Region. Access the Put Waste In Its Place tool.
Halton Compost Giveaway
Do you need compost for your garden? You can get it free from Halton Waste Management. Each year the region holds a compost giveaway. Halton residents can get the equivalent of 7 garbage bags of compost per household. It’s also free. Tip: Bring your own shovel and bags.
In 2017, here are the dates for the fall compost giveaway:
- Fall – Saturday, September 16, 2017, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
The location of the annual Halton Compost Giveaway is: 5400 Regional Road 25, Milton, ON L9T 2X
See a map to the location
When is the Spring 2018 compost giveaway?
Halton Waste Management announces the dates each year of its compost giveaway on its website. The event is held each spring, usually in early May during the first or second week of the month. In 2017, it was held May 8 to 14.
Where is the Halton Waste Management Site?
Halton Waste Management is the region’s label for the facility and department that handles all waste. It is the local dump site for Oakville, Burlington, Milton and Halton Hills. The address is: 5400 Regional Road 25, Milton, ON L9T 2X5. Learn about the local dump facility