If you are unsure of how to dispose of unwanted items such as old furniture, electronic devices and other household items, call Engineering Operations at 604-526-4691 and they can offer several ideas for proper disposal, including arranging a Special Pick Up Service for a small fee.
There are also recycling centres that will take used TVs, computers and other electronic devices for free. If the items are usable, there are a number of charity organizations that will arrange a pick up for you. Click here to see what items the New Westminster Recycling Depot accepts.
Individuals caught illegally dumping items may be faced with a fine of $200 and/or other enforcement action.
If you observe someone illegally dumping, obtain as much information as possible, such as a description and licence number, and call Engineering Operations at 604-526-4691.