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Public Notice

Summer Yard Waste Schedule

Summer leaf and yard waste collection begins July 4 (Zone 1) and July 11th (Zone 2) and runs biweekly until the end of July​. ​ To determine your yard waste collection schedule, download the free Simcoe County Collects app:


Alternatively, click here to view/print your full, customized collection schedule and sign up for reminders.

Place material out on the Monday of your collection week. Use Kraft paper yard waste bags, compostable bags, cardboard boxes, or open-ended rigid containers. Brush must be bundled and tied. Bundles must be no larger than 30 cm in width and no longer than 2 metres. Individual branches cannot exceed 7 cm in diameter. DO NOT place yard waste in your green cart.​

To ensure collection, leaf bags, rigid containers and bundles of brush must be visible and fall within the County's weight limit of 20 kgs per container. 

For more information please contact Customer Service at service@simcoe.ca or 
​call 1-800-263-3199.​