Municipal or regional government provides garbage collection
service to most single-family homes within the City of Kelowna,
Regional District and the Districts of Peachland, Lake Country and
West Kelowna. Residents on Westbank First Nation Reserves #9
and #10 or Okanagan First Nation Duck Lake Reserve #7 follow this
link for information.
Apartment buildings and condominiums are required to provide
their own waste collection system. If you live in a strata
townhouse complex or mobile home park, your manager or strata
council will have details regarding your waste collection
Residents near Trader's Cove and along North Westside Road use
waste transfer stations for disposal.
The following information applies to residents receiving
municipal waste collection only.
To determine your garbage collection day, view a map of your area, contact the waste hauler for your
area, or call the Regional Waste Reduction Office at
250-469-6250. You may also use the website online map system
to determine your regular curbside garbage and recycling collection
day. Follow the link to the RDCO Web Maps Information is also available in
the Living Greener Calendar - note Peachland
map legend in the calendar is not correct. Correct
Peachland and Area Collection Day map
During the 2013 Christmas - New Year's holiday season there will
be changes in the curbside garbage/recycling pickup as both
Christmas Day and New Year's Day statutory holidays fall on a
Wednesday. Curbside pickup advances one day: residents
normally receiving service on Wednesday, will have curbside
collection on Thursday; normal Thursday collection takes place on
Friday; normal Friday collection will be done on Saturday.
Please view the Living Greener Calendar for the holiday
collection schedule details.
Garbage collection service remains the same for any other
statutory holidays throughout the year (Easter, Thanksgiving,
Canada Day, etc).
If your garbage wasn't picked up on your collection day, contact
OK Environmental Waste Systems, (250) 868-3211.
Garbage - Band
For information on garbage collection for homes on Westbank
First Nation lands (Reserves #9 and #10) contact the Band office at
(250) 769-4999. Information for garbage collection on
Okanagan First Nation Duck Lake Reserve #7 is available by
contacting the Band office at 250-542-4328.