One (1) untagged CLEAR bag or container of garbage will be collected per week. Any garbage that exceeds the limit must have a bag tag attached.
You are allowed 1 CLEAR bag or container of garbage per week. The maximum weight for clear garbage bags/containers is 44 pounds. The maximum size of garbage containers should not exceed 125 liters or 33 gallons. Bag tags are required for any bag/container of garbage that exceeds your weekly garbage limit.
Please attach the tag to the neck of your garbage bag or place the tag on the top of the contents in your container so that it is clearly visible. All tagged garbage MUST follow garbage set-out rules (ex. clear bag, maximum weight of 44lbs, etc.).
Bag tags can be purchased online in blocks of 10. The cost for each block of 10 bag tags is $20.00, plus $2.00 for shipping and handling. Please click here to purchase bag tags online. Once your purchase is complete, please allow 7-10 business days to receive your bag tags.
Single bag tags can be purchased in person at participating vendors. One bag tag costs $2.00. Please see below to find a vendor in your area.
In certain circumstances, the County of Dufferin will consider making an exemption for additional bags of garbage. Click here to see if you qualify.
Bag Tag Vendor Locations:
Please call ahead of time to ensure bag tags are available for purchase. Please contact Dufferin Waste (519-941-2816, ext. 2620 or firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have questions.
Amaranth Municipal Office
374028 6th Line | 519.941.1007
5 Main Street South | 519.928.5282
Grand Valley Drug Store
23 Main Street South | 519.928.3303
Grand Valley Home Hardware
202350 County Rd 109 | 519.928.3370
Grand Valley Public Library
4 Amaranth Street E | 519.928.5622
601 Main Street E., Dundalk | 226.256.1561
Melancthon Municipal Office
157101 Highway 10 | 519.925.5525
Mono Municipal Office
347209 Mono Centre Road | 519.941.3599
Dufferin County Museum and Archives
Cty Rd. 18 (Airport) & Hwy. 89 | 705.435.1881
Maple Grove Farm and Market
936215 Airport Road | 705.435.6386
Mulmur Municipal Office
758070 2nd Line E | 705.466.3341
Alder Street Arena & Library
275 Alder Street | 519.940.0412
Broadway Shell Gas Bar
226 Broadway Avenue | 519.938.8448
200 Elizabeth Street | 519.307.1292
Dufferin County Municipal Office - Edelbrock Centre
30 Centre Street | 519.941.2816
9-15 Brenda Boulevard | 519-307-6888
150 First Street | 519.941.6391
Mill Street Library
1 Mill Street | 519.941.0610
More Than Just Baskets
85 Broadway, Unit 2 | 519.307.4438
Orangeville Home Hardware
60 Fourth Ave | 519.941.5407
Orangeville Town Hall
87 Broadway | 519.941.0440
87 First Street | 519.941.2546
500 Riddell Road | 519.941.1339
Tony Rose Memorial Sports Centre
6 Northmen Way | 519.940.9092
41 Broadway | 519.941.3081
128 Main Street E | 519.925.2729
Shelburne Fresh Variety
604 Owen Sound Street | 519.217.0137
824 Ojibway Road | 519.925.6032
Shelburne Town Hall
203 Main Street E | 519.925.2600
Town & Milk Variety
516 Main Street E. | 519.925.3750
East Garafraxa Municipal Office
065371 Dufferin County Road 3, Unit 2 | 226.259.9400
Waste Enclosures for Rural Properties
Rural properties will need waste enclosures to hold their garbage. Please see the Waste Enclosure Guidelines to ensure your waste is collected.