Garbage and Recycling

Please see our new waste management Portal for all your collection inquiries below. Get your personalized Calendar, search for where to put items you are unsure of, and/or sign up for collection reminders

If you have a collection issue or inquiry, please see the "Need Help?" tab below.

Waste Services handles garbage, recycling, and green bin pickup as well as other waste services for Meaford residents. Our community has been recognized as having one of the highest waste diversion rates in the province, thanks to high participation in our waste diversion programs. Here you can find information on pickup schedules, drop off locations, and what materials belong in the green bin, blue box, or garbage can.

2018 Waste Management Flyer

Buy Mulch and Compost

Compost, mulch, and woodchips made from leaf and yard waste is for sale at the Leaf and Yard Waste Facility on Fridays from 12 Noon until 5:00pm, and Saturdays from 9:00am to 2:00pm.

Contact Us

If you have questions or comments about your curbside waste pickup, please contact us at 519-538-1060 ext 1515, or email



  • 2018-03-23T18:34:39+0000
    It's almost that time of year again! Meaford's Leaf and Yard waste depot will be open for the season as of April 16th. @ 157859 7th Line, Meaford. Hours are Friday: 12pm - 5pm, Saturday: 9am - 2pm. #meaford

  • 2018-03-23T17:57:08+0000
    Municipality of Meaford shared Made In Grey's post.

  • 2018-03-23T15:07:54+0000
    Municipality of Meaford added an event.The Municipality of Meaford in partnership with the County of Grey, and Ontario Professional Planners Institute (OPPI) Lakeland District are hosting a Forum on Attainable Housing. Join us for an inspirational and engaging discussion on our housing trends and needs. Tickets are $35, $15 for students. Topics include: • Tiny Homes • Life Lease Communities • CMHC programs under the National Housing Strategy • Local Incentives and tools to promote attainable housing • Panel discussion on barriers to attainable housing.

Find an Event

Fri Mar 23 @12:00AM
In the Gallery: Strokes
Sat Mar 24 @12:00AM
In the Gallery: Strokes
Sat Mar 24 @ 8:00AM - 11:00PM
Winter Blues Bingo
Sun Mar 25 @12:00AM
In the Gallery: Strokes