Garbage Collection, Composting, and Recycling

Household Garbage Collection Schedule

(garbage must be to curb by 8:00 a.m. )


  • Main St. from Station Rd. to Embree Rd. & all adjacent side Streets, including Station Rd.


  • Ridgewood Dr.
  • Oak St.
  • Juniper Dr.
  • Pine Ave.
  • Evergreen Pl.
  • Aspen Pl.
  • Road to the Isles and adjacent side streets.


  • Main St. at Church Street to Lewisporte Mall and all adjacent side streets,


  • Premier Dr.
  • Academy St.
  • Viewmore Terr.
  • Hillside Pl.
  • Maple Cres.
  • Perry St.
  • Miller Rd.
  • Bowater Ave.
  • Centennial
  • Dr. Maple Pl.
  • Willow Pl.
  • Cabot St.
  • Exploits St.
  • King St.
  • Council Rd.
  • Range Rd.
  • White Pine Dr.
  • Cedar Dr.
  • Birch St.
  • Smallwood Dr.
  • Spruce Ave. Reid St.
  • Young St.
  • Legion Rd.
  • Church St.
  • Alder Rd.
  • Main St. from Perry St. to Church Street

Rules and Regulations

  • The Town of Lewisporte provides residential garbage collection only.
  • Effective March 4, 2013 there will be a limit of 5 bags of garbage per household.
  • Tags for additional bags may be purchased at the town hall at a cost of $2.00 per tag.
  • All garbage MUST be in a garbage bag of a minimum size of 26”x36”/66 cm x 91 cm and must not weigh more than 50 lbs/22.5 kg. (absolutely no shopping bags).
  • All garbage must be brought to curb side by 8:00 am on
    your collection day. (curb is defined as within 5’/1.5 m from the edge of the roadway.
  • There will be bi-annual (spring & fall) clean-ups, dates and details will be provided.
  • A transparent blue bag must be used for recycling material
  • A clear bag must be used for all other regular household garbage.
  • Two small privacy bags (non-transparent)  for disposal of sensitive materials are permitted inside each clear bag.
  • The Town of Lewisporte is seeking constructive input from residents for ways to reduce waste and provide a better service to our residents.
  • The Town of Lewisporte strongly encourages residents to utilize the services of Calypso Recycling, Manuel’s Recycling and other forms of recycling and composting.
  • We also encourage residents to cover or contain their garbage in bins or containers.

Calypso Recycling

45 Centennial Dr., Lewisporte
Tel: (709) 535-2604
Fax: (709) 535-2141

Depot Hours
Monday to Friday 9:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 – 5:00 p.m. (Cardboard & Paper Recycling 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.)
*Closed daily 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

What is recyclable?
Beverage Containers (Please remove caps & straws. Rinse container and do not flatten or crush.)
Paper & Cardboard Products (Must be clean & dry.)
For further details contact the Calypso Foundation.

Yard Waste

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From May 1 to October 31 yard waste (grass clippings, leaves) will be collected free of charge if placed in regulation size clear garbage bags as per the schedule below:

  • In areas where garbage is collected Tuesday and Wednesday, yard waste will be collected on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, excluding holidays.
  • In areas where garbage is collected Thursday and Friday, yard waste will be collected on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month, excluding holidays.


  • Compost facility located on Range Road near the entrance to Woolfrey’s Pond Park
  • Open 24 hours, 7 days per week
  • Items to compost;
    • Leaves and wood chips
    • Grass clippings
    • Fruit & vegetable scraps
    • Flowers and house plants
    • Coffee and tea grounds
  • Items NOT suitable for composting;
    • Household garbage or cardboard
    • Plastic (bags, containers)
    • Lumber, trees / tree branches

Residents are encouraged to use the town compost facility.

Central Newfoundland Waste Management

Regional Site Norris Arm North Access Route 3-1-09

Tel: (709) 653-2900

Fax: (709) 653-2920

Regional Site Operating Hours
Monday – Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

For more information about the Central Newfoundland Waste Management Recycling Program, click the picture above!

Manuel’s Recycling

29 Stanhope Road
T (709) 535-0104
F (709) 535-6491

Hours of Operation
Monday to Saturday 9:00 – 4:00 p.m.

What is recyclable?
Car Wrecks and White Goods (Refrigerators, Stoves, Washers & Dryers, Hot Water Tanks and other metals.) For further details please call Manuel’s Recycling.