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Town of Aylmer Bag Tags

Bag tags are now available at the following locations in Aylmer:

Studers Variety - 350 John Street South

ESSO Gas Station - 110 Talbot Street West

Shell Gas Station - 567 John Street North

Mobil Gas Station 657 John Street North

Please note that participating vendors only accept cash payments for bag tag sales.
Bag tags are $2.00 each and do not have an expiry date. Tags are only required if you exceed the limit as set out in By-Law 21-12 and noted on your 2021 Waste Collection Schedule available for viewing below.

Waste Collection Schedule 2021

Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Routes

The Town will no longer be hosting a Household Hazardous and E-waste Depot at the East Elgin Community Complex. We have contracted the services of the facility listed below.

City of St. Thomas Community Recycling Centre

As of January 1, 2017 Town of Aylmer Residents can utilize this facility to dispose of household hazardous and electronic waste.
Please review the brochure for materials accepted and corresponding fee.
Household Hazardous Waste
Saturdays ONLY from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. - all year.
Site is Closed on Statutory Holidays.
Please Note: Hours of Operation and Charges are subject to change by the St. Thomas Community Recycling Centre, please visit or phone 519-631-1680 for up-to-date information.

New starting December 1, 2019 St. Thomas Community Recycling Centre

View the posters below for items that are considered "Containers" that you can now recycle in your blue box.

New - Recycle More

Please Sort It

What Doesn't Belong?

Where Does Your Recycling Go?

How Long Does It Take?

Electronic Recycling?

Solid Waste Recycling Update

Communities Recycling Together - Overview of the Process of recycling material at the Materials Recycling Facility in London

Holiday Lights!

Go Green - With Blue!

  • Weekly pick up for both garbage and recycling
  • Additional blue boxes may be used and can be purchased at the Town Office.
  • Please place your address on your blue boxes with permanent marker where indicated.
  • If you move, please leave your blue box for the next occupant.

Waste Recycling Strategy
Waste Recycling Strategy

The attached document endorsed by Town Council on June 6, 2011 will provide insight on how the Town's new Waste Management Program got started. Waste Recycling Strategy

Tire Recycling Program
Tire Recycling Program

Under the recently launched "Ontario Tire Stewardship Program", Aylmer residents are allowed to dispose of up to four (4) tires per week per household.

Aylmer Tire located at 49703 Talbot Line (572 Talbot Street East) is a Registered Collector under the program and will accept tires free of charge.

Tires will be accepted at Aylmer Tire during normal business hours:
Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 Noon

Any residents wishing to drop off more than the listed limit of tires must contact Aylmer Tire at 519-773-3141 to make arrangements.

This program is a joint effort involving the Province of Ontario, Ontario Tire Stewardship, Aylmer Tire and the Town of Aylmer.

Orange Drop household hazardous waste disposal
OrangeDrop Program

Partnering with Orangedrop to assist with the proper disposal of household products that require special handling, such as hazardous waste, pressurized cylinders, and single-use batteries.

When in Doubt Don't Throw it Out - Make the Drop.
visit to find a location near you.

Please contact Town Hall at : 519-773-3164 for assistance.


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