Exemptions to the Two Bag / Can Limit
Single-family homes, condos and apartments (two to six units) are allowed two garbage bag / cans every-other-week, unless there is an exemption given.
Granted to groups and individuals who meet certain criteria.
Your household has at least one child under the age of four in diapers.
Diaper exemptions must be renewed on an annual basis. You will receive an email or letter when it's time to reapply.
You may apply for a diaper exemption only if you're unable to keep diaper waste within the two bag / can garbage limit, and / or cannot hold on to the diaper waste for a two week period.
|Daycare|| You operate a daycare out of a residential property.
Apply for daycare exemption online
Someone in your household has a medical condition.
Medical exemptions must be renewed on an annual basis. You will receive a letter when it's time to reapply.
You may apply for a medical exemption only if you're unable to keep waste within the two bag / can garbage, and / or cannot hold on to the waste for a two week period.
|Group Home|| For group homes operated out of a residence.
Apply for group home exemption online
|Charities||Charities registered with Canadian Revenue Agency may request collection through the Region's service in addition to recycling collection from a private contractor.
Apply for charities exemption online
Call 905-356-4141 or toll-free 1-800-594-5542 for more information.