Recycling in Surrey
Recycling and reusing material is a big part of the City's commitment to reducing waste in Surrey.
The City of Surrey picks up recycling for both single-family and multi-family households every other week. Find out what alternative disposal options are available for items not accepted in your cart.
Recycling Collection Day
Your recycling is collected every other week. Learn when your collection day is or about any changes to your waste collection schedule.
Surrey Rethink Waste Mobile App
Get instant access to your garbage, recycling and organics information in the palm of your hand. Find out your pick-up schedule or set up notifications for pick-up reminders or disruptions.
Learn more about how to find and download the Surrey Rethink Wast Mobile app.
Sorting Your Recycling
Not sure what goes into your recycling cart? Let the Waste Wizard help and our recycling guides help!
Crush Those Recyclables!
You can fit so much more in your cart if you crush your recyclables. Always flatten and cut boxes to fit inside cart. Make sure to bundle extra flattened boxes and place them beside your cart (tape and staples are accepted).
Recycling in Action
Want to know what happens to your recyclables? Watch Multi Material BC's video below to see the recycling process in action!
For more information on the recycling process visit MMBC's website.
Help Reduce Contamination
Placing unacceptable materials in the recycling cart negatively impacts the recycling process as they must be removed at the processing facility. It's far easier, and less costly, if we all do our part to ensure that we are only placing acceptable materials into the recycling cart.
For unaccepted items, see the alternative disposal options, check , or contact the at 604-732-9253.