Ask the Waste Wizard to find out where and how to properly dispose of an item.

Bin Sizes

Note: These reflect approved 2017 rebates. Rebates for 2018 will be determined by City Council in February.


(1 regular sized bag; 75 litres)


(1½ regular sized bags; 120 litres)


(3 regular sized bags; 240 litres)


(4½ regular sized bags; 360 litres)

Garbage Bin - Small Garbage Bin - Medium Garbage Bin - Large Garbage Bin - Extra Large
$254.66 rate/year
– $227.01 rebate
$27.65 Annual Cost
$309.14 rate/year
– $163.76 rebate
$145.38 Annual Cost
$419.85 rate/year
– $72.41 rebate
$347.44 Annual Cost
$486.99 rate/year
– $0.00 rebate
$486.99 Annual Cost

Note: When moving, bins remain property of the City and must stay at the property.

Garbage Tag

Garbage Tags can be purchased online or at Toronto Canadian Tire and Shoppers Drug Mart stores.

Type Annual Rate Rebate Annual Net Cost 
Bag-only* $163.02 $215.01 -$51.99
Garbage Tag $5.11 each $5.11 each

* Bag-only rates are only available to locations with special approval from the City. The bin program is otherwise mandatory for curbside customers. Bag-only customers are also required to buy Garbage Tags for each bag they set out.

Oversized & Metal Items

Customer Type Material Annual Rate (per unit)
All Residential (Single Family Home and Multi-Residential) Oversized items that do not fit in garbage bag or bin $8