News release: June 28, 2021
Garbage tags required to dispose of excess garbage
Brampton, ON (June 28, 2021) – Residents in Peel are advised that the additional 2-bag limit for excess garbage has ended and garbage tags are required to dispose of excess garbage.
Garbage tags are available online and residents can visit the Region of Peel website to order their garbage tags. Residents can also order garbage tags by phone by calling 905-791-9499 or 905-584-2216 for Caledon residents.
Residents can use either the old garbage tags (orange) or the new garbage tags (yellow) until further notice.
As a reminder:
- Garbage tags cost $3 each. Minimum purchase of 5 tags (or 1 sheet)
- Single tags are not sold
- Tags will arrive by mail, but delivery may take longer due to the COVID-19 pandemic
- Put excess garbage out only on your garbage collection day
- Garbage tags must be used to dispose of excess garbage bags
Residents can also take their excess garbage to any Peel Community Recycling Centre (CRC) for drop-off. Disposal fees apply. CRCs only accept credit or debit cards. No cash accepted.
For more information on how to set out excess garbage, check peelregion.ca/waste
Region of Peel
The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram @peelregion.ca.