Bulky items

Bulky items are collected on Wednesday, April 3, May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7, September 4 and October 2, between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Bulky items are non-upholstered items that are too big to be put in a bag, box or garbage can. These objects are recovered and reclaimed.

A few rules

  • Bulky items must be placed at the end of your driveway, after 6 p.m. the day before the collection or before 7 a.m. on the day of the collection itself.
  • Items should not weigh more than 100 kg (220 lb) and maximum acceptable size is 1.8 metres (6 feet) by 1.2 metres (4 feet).
  • For each household or multi-unit residential property, there is a maximum of 10 items, or the equivalent of 5 cubic metres, per collection.
  • Sharp or potentially dangerous items must be made safe.
  • Whenever possible, materials should be tied up together.

Accepted items

  • Bathtubs, toilets and sinks
  • Carpets (rolled)
  • Doors and windows
  • Electric baseboard heaters, kitchen range hoods, etc.
  • Electrical household appliances (except those containing refrigeration gas)
  • Furniture (tables, chairs, desks, dressers, bookcases, wardrobes, filing cabinets, etc.)
  • Hot water tanks
  • Large mirrors and sheets of glass
  • Pool covers (rolled)
  • Propane barbecues grills (without the propane tank)
  • Any other large household object

Unaccepted items

  • Paint, solvents, oils, pesticides, fertilizers, aerosols, batteries, etc.
  • Tires
  • Halocarbons (refrigerators, freezers, dehumidifiers, air conditioners, etc.)
  • Electronic devices (television sets, cellphones, drives, etc.)
  • Upholstered items (mattresses, couches, box springs, sofas, etc.)
  • Wood or construction or renovation materials
  • Stones, bricks, rocks, earth, etc.
  • Tree trunks, branches and logs
  • Large cardboard boxes
  • Children’s slides longer than 8 feet
  • Children’s pools
  • Carpets longer than 8 feet
  • Large quantities of wooden pallets
  • Hot tubs

 

Information

514-630-1230, tp@pointe-claire.ca