Residential Garbage

The City of Vernon provides fully automated waste collection services to residences in Vernon through its contracted service provider, Emterra Environmental. Standardized garbage collection carts are provided to households for this program. Garbage is collected every second week and organics (kitchen and yard waste) are collected weekly. 

Please set out carts by 7:00 a.m. on your collection day. Each customer is entitled to put out 1 supplied 240L garbage cart of refuse, with a maximum weight of 46 kilogram (100 lbs). 


collection map & schedule



Questions about the curbside residential waste collection program can be directed to Emterra Environmental at:

Phone: 250-545-4245
Toll free: 1-888-609-2645