Garbage Services

Extra Garbage Disposal Options

Richmond residents may purchase a Garbage Tag or Garbage Disposal Voucher to dispose of extra garbage items.

$2.00 Garbage Tags

Garbage Tags may be purchased at the locations listed below, or Purchase Garbage Tags Online.

$5.00 Garbage Disposal Vouchers

Garbage Disposal Vouchers may be purchased at any location where $2.00 garbage tags are sold, or 

Purchase Garbage Vouchers Online

These vouchers are good for up to $25 in disposal charge value at the City of Vancouver Landfill, and are valid during their regular operating hours. Only a limited number of vouchers are available each year, and they are limited to one per household.

To encourage recycling, fees apply for disposal of mattresses and box springs. Clean wood waste is accepted at a reduced rate.

For disposal rates, please see the City of Vancouver Landfill Rates page. For a list of items not accepted or which can be recycled at the landfill, please see the City of Vancouver prohibited wastes and recyclable materials page.

Locations to Purchase Garbage Tags and Disposal Vouchers

City Hall

6911 No. 3 Road 604-276-4000
Community Centres

5151 Granville Avenue, Thompson Community Centre 604-238-8422
12800 Cambie Road, Cambie Community Centre 604-233-8399
7140 Miller Road, Sea Island Community Centre 604-718-8000
4111 Moncton Street, Steveston Community Centre 604-238-8080
9180 No. 1 Road, West Richmond Community Centre 604-238-8400
5140 Smith Drive, Hamilton Community Centre 604-718-8055
8880 Williams Road, South Arm Community Centre 604-238-8060
Libraries

11590 Cambie Road Unit 150, Cambie Library 604-273-2223
7700 Minoru Gate, Brighouse Library 604-231-6402
4111 Moncton Street, Steveston Library 604-274-2012
11688 Steveston Highway Unit 8200, Ironwood Library 604-231-6468
Other City Facilities
7551 Minoru Gate, Minoru Arena 604-238-8465
7560 Minoru Gate, Minoru Aquatic Centre 604-238-8020
14140 Triangle Road, Richmond Ice Centre 604-448-5366
14200 Triangle Road, Watermania 604-448-5353

Please call the location nearest you for operating hours.

Landfill Location and Hours
2014 Map to landfillRichmond residents may dispose of oversized garbage or other garbage that is not suitable for curb side collection at the City of Vancouver Landfill, located off River Road in Delta.

To reach the landfill from Richmond, travel south on Highway 99, take Exit 26 for South Fraser Perimeter Road and stay left.  Take Exit 13A to the Vancouver Landfill and turn right on 72nd Street.

Please visit the City of Vancouver Landfill website or call 604-873-7000 for information on hours of operations and rates.