Garbage Collection

Waste Management Programs 

Garbage and Recycling Collection Map

Click here to view the most recent Garbage and Recycling Collection Map. 

Garbage and Recycling Collection 

Click here to view the January to June 2014 Garbage and Recycling Collection schedule. 

Recycling pick up will take place every second week on your scheduled garbage route. Click here to view our detailed Recycling Program brochure. (please exclude the 2012 schedule)


Bulk Garbage and Metal Drop-Off

Please note: There will be no curbside Bulk Garbage pick-up this year.
The Town of Portugal Cove – St. Philip’s will be providing a bulk garbage drop-off service for residents between Monday, May 27 and Friday, June 7. Public Works staff will be on hand to assist in unloading materials. If you are unable to bring in your materials, please contact Chris Neary at 895-8000 ext 228 or email
Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 8:00pm
Saturday and Sunday from 8:00am to 4:00pm
Portugal Cove – St. Philip’s Town Depot on Rainbow Gully Road
Portugal Cove – St. Philip’s Volunteer Fire Dept. on Portugal Cove Road
All loose material must be bundled (not to exceed 50lbs).
Bundles must not exceed 4 ft. in length.
Propane tanks must be completely emptied.
The Town recycles all metals, there will be a separate bin for all metals.
Building/renovation materials (windows, drywall, fencing, etc.), concrete and landscaping materials WILL NOT be accepted.
It is unlawful to place oil, oil products, gasoline, or diesel fuel for household or bulk garbage collection. These items must be brought to the Hazardous Waste Station at Robin Hood Bay.
All items not dropped off during the two week period can be taken to the Regional Waste Facility at Robin Hood Bay, free of charge.