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Peel’s Garbage Exemption Period Happens Jan. 23-Feb. 3

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Submitted to Just Sayin' Caledon

The Region of Peel’s next garbage exemption period will take place from January 23 to February 3, 2023.

During a garbage exemption period:

  • There is no maximum amount of acceptable garbage you can put on the curb.
  • Garbage bag tags are not required.
  • Extra garbage is collected only on your garbage collection day, not on your recycling collection day.

To find your garbage exemption day:

In order to be picked up, an extra garbage bag cannot:

  • Weigh more than 20 kg (44 lbs).
  • Be larger than 66 cm (26 in) wide and 90 cm (35 in) high.
  • Be smaller than 30 cm (12 in) wide and 30 cm (12 in) high.

Check the list of acceptable items, and other important details at peelregion.ca/waste.

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