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Garbage and Recycling

Contact(s)

The Region of Durham provides garbage, recycling and food waste collection services in Clarington.

You can visit the Region of Durham website for more information about the collection of leaf and yard waste, bulky items, metal items, electronic waste, porcelain and batteries.

When is my collection day?

Search the Region's online waste collection calendar to find your next collection day.

Where is the closest dump?

There are waste disposal sites in Oshawa, Port Perry and Brock. See the Region's website for hours of operation and waste disposal fees .

Know Before You Throw

Do you have an item you aren't sure what to do with? Use the Region of Durham's "Know Before You Throw" online tool to determine how your item should be disposed of.

Garbage bag tags

If you are setting out more than four bags of garbage, you must attach a garbage bag tag to each bag over the four-bag limit.

Garbage bag tags cost $2.50 and are available at the following Clarington locations:

Clarington Municipal Administrative Centre

40 Temperance Street
Bowmanville, ON
Hours:
Monday to Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Summer Hours (July and August): Monday to Friday - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
905-623-3379

Clarington Operations Centre

2320 Taunton Road
Hampton, ON
Hours:
Monday to Friday - 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
905-263-2291

Clarington Public Library - Bowmanville Branch
163 Church Street
Bowmanville, ON
Hours:
Monday to Friday - 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday - 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Courtice Community Complex
2950 Courtice Road North
Courtice, ON
Please call for hours of operation
905-404-1525
Rona Hardware
275 Toronto Street
Newcastle, ON
Please call for hours of operation
905-987-4560
Terrans Wellness Centre
5324 Main Street
Orono, ON
Please call for hours of operation
905-983-5000
 Clarington Fitness Centre
49 Liberty Street North
Bowmanville, ON
Please call for hours of operation
905-623-3392
Newcastle and District Recreation Complex
1780 Rudell Road
Newcastle, ON
Please call for hours of operation
905-987-5667
South Courtice Arena
1595 Prestonvale Road
Courtice, ON
Please call for hours of operation
905-435-1061
Garnet B. Rickard Recreation Complex
2440 King Street West
Bowmanville, ON
Please call for hours of operation
905-623-5728

If you have questions or concerns about your waste collection, please call the Region of Durham at 1-800-667-5671 or visit the Waste Management website.

Litter and illegal dumping

The Municipality of Clarington wants to keep our community clean. If you see that someone has dumped litter in one of our areas, please contact the Operations Department.

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