Private Waste Collection Companies

Electoral Area Residents:

The consultation for curbside collection of garbage, recycling and organic waste concluded on April 21st. Results from this consultation will be shared with the public in June, 2023.

Go to to learn more and sign up for updates on this, and other RDCK Resource Recovery Projects.

Below is a list of commercial and residential waste and recycling haulers.

For more information please call the Recycling Council of British Columbia toll free at 1-800-667-4321 or visit their website at

Company Name

Service Area

GFL Environmental

PH:  1-866-596-5444

Residential waste collection in the Kootenays.

  • July 2022-June 2023 Recycling Collection Schedule for Electoral Area H (Raspberry, Robson, Fairview, Pass Creek, West Castlegar, Lower Ootischenia, South Ootischenia, Arrow Lakes Rd, Lakeview Rd, Brilliant, North Ootischenia, Salstrom Rd, Thrums, Shore Acres & South Slocan).

Columbia Bottle Recycling

PH:  (250) 428-2929

Creston and area

  • Curbside recycling pickup service.

Doug's Disposal


PH:  (250) 359-7360

Castlegar to Nelson and the Slocan Valley

  • Weekly garbage pickup.
  • Large dump runs.

Garbage Can Dan Junk Removal

PH:  (250) 608-7274

Nelson, Castlegar and Area

  • Trucks carry 12 cubic yards per load.
  • 4x4 vehicle can maneuver where needed.
  • Specializes in quick bulk removal and recycling of materials.
  • All sorting required and safely transport materials to the landfill or waste facility.

Mountain Bin


PH:  (250) 354-9559

Serving Nelson and the West Kootenays.

  • Pick up of unwanted items with 4x4 truck.  Accomodates loads up to two tonnes or 12 cubic yards.
  • Delivery, rental and pick-up of roll-off bins for construction or demolition waste, old concrete, household garbage, etc.  Each bin can take loads up to 13 tonnes or 40 cubic yards.

Riondel Commission of Management

PH:  (250) 225-3262

Riondel area

  • Residential waste disposal service.
  • Bins are located next to 232 Fowler Street.
  • Bins are accessible year round on Mondays and Thursdays from 8:30 am to 11:00 am.
  • $2.00 Bag Tag (per bag) required.
  • Bag Tags can be purchased from the Riondel Commission of Management office on Tuesdays between 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm or from the Library during regular operating hours.
  • Limit of 2 bags per household.
  • Maximum bag size = 121 L (27 imperial gallons) or 81 cm x 102 cm (32" x 40").

Tip-It Waste Solutions
(formerly Ray's Garbage)

PH:  (250) 428-9887

Arrow Creek, Boswell, Canyon, Crawford Bay, Creston, Erickson, Kitchener, Lister, Riondel, West Creston, Wynndel & Yahk

  • Weekly residential waste & garbage removal.
  • Commercial waste removal.
  • One-time waste & garbage pickup.
  • Roll off bin service, garbage bin rental.
  • Moving clean-up and junk removal.
  • Construction & yard waste disposal.
  • Delivery service of materials.
  • Licenced asbestos hauler.

Waste Management of Canada
Castlegar office

PH:  (250) 687-0398 or

Servicing all of the West Kootenay region.


  • Weekly residential waste removal - Castlegar, Robson, Raspberry, Brilliant & Ootischenia.
  • Commercial garbage removal.
  • Commercial recycling removal.  Cardboard or comingled bins.
  • Industrial waste removal.
  • Roll-off bin service.
  • Construction and yard waste disposal.
  • Licenced asbestos hauler.

The content on this page was last updated April 26 2023 at 4:40 AM