Waste & Recycling

Garbage Collection:  Utility billings and garbage tags are mailed to property owners at the start of the year.  Residential garbage collection takes place on Tuesdays, beginning at 8:00 AM.   Residents are reminded that bags are not to be placed curbside before 6:00 AM. on collection day.  All bags must be tagged for pickup – additional tags can be purchased from the Village Office for $4.00 each.

Rosebery Transfer Station  (5250 Hwy 6) is operated by the Regional District of Central Kootenay. Metal, construction waste, large appliances, yard waste. For more information see or call at 1-800-268-7325. Transfer Station Hours of operation:

  • Wednesday & Saturday – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Closed on all Statutory Holidays

Recycling Facilities:  The RDCK Recycling Depot in New Denver is located at the intersection of Kootenay Street and Slocan Avenue. Hours of Operation: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm on Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday. Please direct inquiries to the Regional District of Central Kootenay at 1-800-268-7325 or go to

What can you recycle? Go to Or check the Recycling Guide.

Beverage containers – some stores accept and refund your empty bottles, or go to Return-It Bottle Depot for more information.

Light Bulb Recycling: Available at the Village Office. Contact the Village Office for more information.