Municipality of the County of Inverness
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Garbage Collection Routes

Our collection trucks are split for garbage and blue bag recycling. Please make sure you sort properly so your material is recycled and not landfilled.

North Inverness

Monday: Margaree Harbour-Dunvegan-Margaree Forks, S.W. Margaree to Scotsville
Tuesday: Margaree Forks to County Line, Egypt Rd. Margaree Valley, Margaree Center Big Interval
Wednesday: Chéticamp Island, Grand tang, ST. Joseph Du Moine, Belle Cote, E. Margaree
Thursday: Petit Étang, Belle Marche, Plateau
Friday: Chéticamp, Pleasant Bay

Central Inverness

Monday: Inverness, Foot Cape, Broad Cove Banks Strathlorne
Tuesday: Port Hood, Route 19 (Mabou to Judique North), Shore Road (Port Hood to Judique)
Wednesday: Inverness to Dunvegan, East and West Lake Ainslie
Thursday: Whycocomagh, TCH to County line, Little Narrows Road, Whycocomagh to Mabou, Black River
Friday: Mabou, Mabou Harbour, Glencoe Station, Glencoe Mills, Mabou Ridge, West Mabou, Colindale, Hunters Road

South Inverness

Monday: Route 19 (Judique North to Creignish) Hillsdale, Centennial, Chisholm Rd. MacLean Rd., Route 19 (Creignish to Port Hastings) General Line
Tuesday: Princeville, Long Stretch Rd., Pleasant Hill, Charles MacLean Rd. Route 4 (Cleveland to Port Hawkesbury), S.S. River Denys, Crandall Rd., West Bay Rd.
Wednesday: Port Hastings, TCH (Port Hastings to Orangedale Rd.) Maclntyre Mtn. Rd.
Thursday: West Bay, Marble Mtn., Orangedale, Alba


There is no waste collection on statutory holidays and retail closing days, as well as Rememberance Day (Nov. 11th). If you are unsure, please visit our Facebook page, view the alert message bar on the top left of this website’s home page, or call 902-787-2274 for more information.

The Kenloch Waste Management Facility and the Municipal Recycling Facility will be closed on all holidays.

Curbside Collection Cancellations

If curbside collection is cancelled on your area’s regularly scheduled collection day, please remove ALL your materials from the curb. To keep up to date on curbside collection cancellations, please regularly check the Municipality’s Facebook page.

EXTRA garbage bags and blue bags will be collected on your area’s NEXT regularly scheduled collection day.