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Recycling & Garbage
Appliances & Metal Items
The City of Markham can't pick up appliances or large metal items at the curb. Items in good working condition can be donated for reuse.
If you have a broken appliance, we can collect it for recycling once a month. You will need to make an appointment. Some of the appliances that we collect include:
Please call 905.477.5530 to book and pay for a collection appointment. It costs $16 for each appliance.
All registered items must be set out at your curb by 7 AM on your appointment day. You can also put them out after 7 PM the night before.
For safety reasons, please remove all fridge and freezer doors from your appliance before placing it at the curb.
Refund Policy: For a refund, cancel your appointment by 12 PM the Friday before your Monday appointment.
Large metal items are collected for recycling once a month. You will need to make an appointment and register each item. Smaller metal items can be dropped off at any Markham Recycling Depot.
Some items include:
Please call 905.477.5530 to book an appointment for a free pick-up.
All registered items must be set out at your curb by 7 AM on your appointment day. Or, you can put them out after 7 PM the night before.