Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 8:45 AM

Book Your Appointment: Bulk and Metal Curbside Collection

green image with three photos of bulk garbage. the text reads 'Metal and Bulk Waste Curbside Collection'

Residents of St. John's can book a free curbside collection appointment for bulk and metal waste.

Bulk and metal collection will occur by waste area. For example, if your regular collection day is on Monday, your pickup will be booked between May 24 and 28. See the complete schedule below.

Area Regular Collection Day Bulk Collection Week
1 Monday May 24-28
2 Tuesday May 30-June 3
3 Wednesday June 6-10
4 Thursday June 13-17
5 Friday June 20-24

To book an appointment you can:

  • Go to
  • Use the ‘St. John’s Waste and Recycling’ app
  • Call Access St. John’s at 311 or 754-CITY (2489) 

Once booked, please set a reminder on your calendar, and place the items at the curb by 8 a.m. on your assigned collection date.

Before you book, please be sure what you have is bulk waste:

  • Maximum size of 1.5 m x 1.5 m x 2.15 m (5 ft x 5 ft x 7 ft)
  • Weighs less than 68 kgs (150 lbs)
  • Does not fit inside the garbage carts for automated collection 

Further information is available online: bulk collection details, metal collection details.