Garbage & Recycling

Residential Garbage Collection

The City of Melville collects garbage from residents on a weekly basis. There is a $13.15 per month fee for garbage collection, this fee is included on the water and sewer utility bill. To find out when your garbage will be collected refer to the following schedule or call the City of Melville General Office at (306) 728-6840. 
Please Note:
  1. That all garbage must be set out by 5:00 a.m. on collection day. 
  2. When temperature and/ or windchill is -40ยบ there will be NO pickup of garbage.
  3. Please shovel snow around garbage cans in the winter months.
  4. There is a maximum garbage weight per bag or box of 50 lbs.
Items that will NOT be picked up:
Waste oil, tires, paints, vehicle batteries, other hazardous materials, animal wastes, manure, large metal objects such as appliances, car bodies ect., large wood objects such as sheds and materials from construction/demolition, rubble such as large stone/concrete, slops.
Monthly Reminder: 
Better Call Cleaning will keep you informed of any upcoming changes in the schedule.  Information can be found on the City of Melville Website  at
General Inquiries:
For anyone that has any concerns may contact Cory at Better Call Cleaning at 306-728-1638

Commercial Garbage Collection

Commercial businesses have a choice of whether or not they want the garbage collected on a daily, bi-weekly basis or weekly basis.

Landfill Site

The City of Melville landfill site is managed by BC Cleaning and is governed by Saskatchewan Environment regulations.
Hours of Operation 
 SPRING: April 1 - May 31
 Monday - Saturday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
 SUMMER: June 1 - August 31
 Monday - Saturday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
 FALL: September 1 - October 31
 Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
 WINTER: November 1 - March 31
 Monday - Saturday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m

*Municipal Landfill Rates Brochure