Hours and Contacts

If you require a new collection calendar for this year, or if you have any questions about waste management and street sanitation, please call 311.

Environmental Services:

  • Location: 3540 North Service Road East (north-east corner of Central and North Service Road East), Windsor, Ontario, N8W 5X2
  • Administration Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday
  • Phone: (519) 974-2277 ext. 3121 or call 311.

Public Drop Off Depot:

See Tipping Fees.

Location: North Service Road East at Central

Hours of Operation (subject to change)

  • Spring, Summer & Fall Hours:
    • Monday, April 3, 2023, to Saturday, November 25, 2023:
      • Monday to Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
      • Closed on Sundays and most statutory holidays.
      • We are open on Remembrance Day.
  • Winter Hours:
    • Monday, November 27, 2023, to Saturday, March 30, 2024:
      • Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
      • Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
      • Closed on Sundays and most statutory holidays.

Household Chemical Waste Depot:

Phone: (519) 974-9526
Location: North Service Road East and Central (3560 North Service Road)
Hours: Same as Public Drop Off Depot listed above 

Garbage Collection:

  • Day Shift: Monday-Thursday. Collection is normally delayed one day after a statutory holiday. Please follow your waste collection schedule. If you do not have a schedule, please call 311.
  • Night Shift: Sunday night thru to Friday morning. Collections occur between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. in many commercial areas. Night collection is not delayed one day after a statutory holiday.

Recycling (Red & Blue Box) Collection:

  • Recycling collection is bi-weekly, the day after your scheduled garbage collection.
  • Collection is normally delayed one day after a statutory holiday.
  • Please see attached Recycling Brochure.

Yard Waste Collection:

  • Each homeowner receives 13 yard waste collections each year. Four spring collections occur in April and May. One summer yard waste collection in each month of June, July, August and September. Four fall collections occur in October, November and December and one Christmas tree collection and any leftover yard waste from the fall is collected in January. If you require a collection calendar, please call 311 or see the online collection schedule.

Public Works, Environmental Division
3540 North Service Road East
Windsor, Ontario
N8W 5X2

Phone: For general information, call 311. For detailed inquiries, call (519) 974-2277 ext. 3121.
Fax: (519) 944-3161
Email: pubwork@citywindsor.ca