If you are experiencing waste collection issues, please call:

Municipality of the District of Lunenburg Waste Collection Hotline number, toll free at 1-855-530-3324

Town of Bridgewater Waste Collection Hotline number, toll free at 1-855-530-3324

Town of Mahone Bay (902) 530-3401


Illegal Dumping can be reported to the Outreach & Compliance Officer at (902) 543-4277.

Questions about waste separation, call (902) 543-2991. 


  • Waste must be curbside by 7:00 am in the Municipality and 8:00 am in the Towns. Collection times may vary according to road conditions, road construction or waste volumes.
  • Waste must be within 10 feet of the roadside.
  • Make sure your waste and green carts are sitting in front of snowbanks.