If you have extra curbside recycling or recyclable materials that aren’t accepted for curbside collection, you can drop them off at one of the locations below. Use the Waste Wizard tool to find your nearest depot. Consider donating items such as gently-used clothing, furniture, and other household goods to a charitable organization.
Town Centre Recycling Depot
Town Centre Recycling Depot is for use by Coquitlam residents dropping off residentially-sourced materials only. Proof of residency is required.
It is prohibited to leave materials at the Recycle Depot when it is closed. The premises are under camera surveillance and violators will be subject to fines.
Safety measures are in place to protect residents and staff. A maximum of four household groups will be permitted inside at one time. Residents do not have to wear gloves or masks, but must maintain physical distancing and follow directional arrows in place to direct foot traffic. Sanitized handcarts, similar to those at bottle depots, will be available for use.
Hours of Operation
Open: Wednesday - Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Closed: Mondays and Statutory Holidays
Friday, Sept. 30 – Closed
Monday, Oct. 10 – Closed
The Town Centre Recycling Depot is located within Town Centre Park, west of the intersection of Pipeline Road and Trevor Wingrove Way.
Paper (including newspaper and softcover/hardcover books)
Containers (including plastic, metal, and glass)
White Styrofoam (including packing and food-related containers)
Reading books (for donation)
Other Recycling Depots
Unsure where to recycle an item? If the item is not accepted at one of the locations listed below, contact the Recycling Council of British Columbia for alternate recycling locations at 604-732-9253.