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Black cart bi-weekly collection begins October 1

For immediate release: September 28, 2018 - 9:36am

Residents are reminded that starting the week of October 1, residential garbage collection (black carts) changes from every week to every second week.

Please note that if your garbage or recycling is normally collected on Christmas Day, it will be collected the following Saturday, December 29.  If your normal garbage or recycling date falls on New Year’s Day, it will be collected the previous Sunday, December 30. 

Regular service is provided on all other statutory holidays including Remembrance Day.

If you’re concerned about missing a collection day, visit to sign up for handy reminders by phone, text or email. You can also view or print your personalized calendar, including your 2019 schedule once available in early November.
Download the free Saskatoon Waste & Recycling app from Google Play or the App Store on your smartphone or tablet.
For help or more information call the 24-hour customer service centre at 306-975-2486 or email