Dispose Of Surrey House Hold Garbage
Get rid of household items you can’t put out during your regular waste collection service during upcoming junk drop off events in Surrey. Please note this is for City of Surrey residents only.
To gain entry, you must present a valid government issued identification that proves you are a Surrey resident. No valid ID means no entry.
No Hazardous Materials
No drywall or hazardous waste or fuel. Vehicles with drywall or hazardous materials will be turned away.
Help Us by Pre-Sorting
Please ensure that your items are pre-sorted in your vehicle to ensure quick and easy drop-off at the event. For your reference, the drop-off areas in sequence will be as follows: recycling, renovation/furniture and donations/reusable.
Donations of gently used clothing and housewares will be accepted, but no large items such as furniture will be accepted as donations.
Maximum Size and Type of Vehicles
No commercial vehicles.
Vehicle size: maximum 1 ton. Any truck larger than 1 ton will be turned away
No trailers with hydraulic lifts and/or larger than 8 ft. long
Please limit 1 trip per household for 1 ton trucks.
City of Surrey residents can bring up to a pick-up load of materials (one-ton maximum size).
Drop off any of the following accepted items:
Furniture & Mattresses: Couches, chairs, mattresses, and other household furniture
Electronics: Computers, TV’s, batteries, and other household electronics
Small Appliances: vacuums, scales, countertop appliances, hair dryers, fans, irons, power tools, sewing machines, typewriters, exercise equipment
Large Appliances and Scrap Metal: Fridges, freezers, washers, dryers, and other household appliances, scrap metal and bicycles
Household Renovation Waste: sinks, toilets, wood. Please keep clean wood separate from dirty/waste wood.
Other Household Items: Styrofoam, mixed paper (including cardboard), mixed plastic (toys, household items, garden furniture, etc), metal food containers, glass jars, infant car seats; tires (only tires without rims will be accepted)
Lighting Products: light bulbs and tubes, lighting fixtures, lighting ballasts and transformers
Items Accepted for Donation
You can also donate any reusable items that are in good condition at the event. Salvation Army and Diabetes Canada will be gathering the following items for donation:
Gently used clothing
Clothing accessories (shoes, purses, hats, etc.)
Used sports or recreational equipment
Small electrical appliances
Housewares (dishes, cutlery, cookware)
We will not accept commercial waste and we will not accept waste from commercial vehicles.
Hazardous Construction Waste: No asbestos containing materials, drywall, plaster, joint compound, vinyl flooring, ceiling tiles, vermiculite, old chimney bricks, explosives, or ammunition
Commercial Waste: No dirt, rocks, sand, roofing materials, drywall, concrete, bricks, asbestos containing materials, or unidentified waste from commercial properties
Hazardous Household Waste: No paint, solvents, flammable liquids, gasoline, or pesticides
Other Unaccepted Items: No animal waste, animal carcasses, car parts (tires are accepted), lead-acid batteries, large tree stumps, or hot tubs.
For information on proper disposal of unaccepted items and to find a disposal facility near you, please visit Regeneration, the Recycling Council of BC’s Recyclepedia, or call the recycling hotline at 604-RECYCLE (604-732-9253).
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