Garbage & Recycling

The County of Simcoe is responsible for all garbage, recycling and organic waste pick-up, in Collingwood and other municipalities within Simcoe County.

If you have any questions, regarding pick-up schedule, hazardous waste days at your local landfill site, landfill site locations and hours of operation, or any other questions, please contact the County of Simcoe at 1-800-263-3199 or 705-735-6901 or by email:

Regular pick up for garbage, recycling, and organic waste by Simcoe County for the Town of Collingwood is MONDAYS (curbside by 7 a.m.)

If you wish to visit the County of Simcoe website, please click the link below.

Garbage/recycling/organic waste not picked up on the scheduled date?

Listen to the Peak FM for announcements of cancellations/delays of your regular pick-up dates or go directly to the County of Simcoe website for up to date Notices at the following link:

County of Simcoe Landfill Site # 2 Collingwood

Address: 470 10th Line, Collingwood
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Saturdays 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Notice re: Curbside Collection for Multi-Unit Residences & Residences on Private Roads

As a result of increased requests for waste collection to multi-unit residences and residences on private roads, the County of Simcoe has implemented a program where owners or residents can apply for waste collection.

The requirements for waste collection of multi-unit residences & residences on private roads are set out in the Waste Collection Design Standard. The request form and Waste Collection Design Standard document are available to download below.

Waste Collection Request Form (PDF)

Waste Collection Design Standard (PDF)

For more information or if you have any questions regarding the new Curbside Collection for Multi-Unit Residences & Residences on Private Roads, please contact The County of Simcoe at 705-735-6901.

Simcoe County Collects - Mobile App

The County of Simcoe has unveiled a new waste management mobile application, Simcoe County Collects, to residents of Simcoe County. The new mobile app will provide residents with a one-stop location for all their waste collection needs and will feature:

  • Customized waste schedule 
  • Reminders via push notification for collection events and service impacts
  • New and improved Waste Wizard 
  • Directions to their closest Waste Facility
  • Reporting a problem with collection service

The Simcoe County Collects app is available for free through Google Play or the App Store. For more information or to download the app visit

Never miss another collection day - download the Simcoe County Collects app!

Residents with questions can contact Service Simcoe at 1-800-263-3199 or