Residential Drop-off


Residential Drop-Off Update

As of May 25, the Residential Drop-Off at Robin Hood Bay will accept all forms of waste. However, the Home Again Furniture donation program will not resume until further notice.

Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday and 4 p.m. to  7 p.m. Thursday. Users are ask to please maintain appropriate physical distancing of 2m or 6ft at all times and to be patient as line-ups may be long.

The City of St. John’s thanks residents for their patience, cooperation and understanding and looks forward to resuming regular collections services. If in the event that services have to be adjusted in the future due to the pandemic, announcements will be made.

Residential Drop-Off Hours

For hours of operation click here.

At the Residential Drop-Off, it’s as simple as:

1. Checking in with an attendant

2. Putting your items in the proper bin.

We advise residents to pre-sort all waste before arriving. Separate waste types

  • Household garbage
  • Recyclable papers / corrugated cardboard
  • Recyclable containers
  • Metals
  • Electronics
  • Tires
  • Please Note – Hypodermic needles must be brought back to a pharmacy and not placed in your residential garbage



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