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Garbage & Recycling
Saugeen Shores, Ontario

The Town of Saugeen Shores provides garbage collection, recycling and landfill operations. Please see the below links for further information.

Missed collections are upsetting, but there is usually a reason why
material was not collected as expected. To ensure your materials are collected, please ensure they are:

  • In acceptable containers
  • Out by 7:00 a.m.
  • Within the weight limit of 11 kg. (25 lbs.)
  • Not hidden behind a vehicle, snow bank, or other obstruction
  • Free of prohibited content (e.g. hazardous orconstruction/renovation waste)
  • Has a bag tag affixed to the bag or bags

If an item is not collected for reasons other than the above, please consult the back cover of this calendar.

Bag Tags can be purchased at the following locations:

  • Downs Pro Hardware
  • Giant Tiger
  • Landfi ll Site Offi ce
  • Independent Grocer
  • Lucky Convenience
  • Mac’s in Port Elgin
  • Mac’s in Southampton
  • Martins Home Hardware
  • Municipal Offi ce
  • Paisley Foodland
  • Petro Canada in Port Elgin
  • Port Elgin Home Hardware
  • Ralph’s Hi-way Shoppette
  • Shoppers Drug Mart
  • Shoreline Beacon
  • Southampton Foodland

Have your recycling and garbage to the curb by 7 a.m. to ensure pick up.

Maximum Weight: 11 Kg. (25 lbs.)

For more information on the PAYT (Pay As You Throw) Program visit or contact the Town of Saugeen
Shores at 519-832-2008.

600 Tomlinson Drive
Saugeen Shores, Ontario, N0H 2C0