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Green Cart Program Signup

>> Watch the Green Cart Basics video on the City's YouTube channel.


Terms and Conditions


All participants must adhere to the following terms and conditions:

  1. At this time there are no fees for participating in the Expanded Green Cart Program. It also currently is done on a voluntary basis.
  2. Each participating single family dwelling unit and multi-family property with up to six (6) dwelling units will be entitled to receive one (1) green cart.
  3. Each green cart is to be provided by the City of Brandon to participants of the Green Cart Collection Program. The cart remains the property of the City of Brandon.
  4. Contamination of the green cart will result in two (2) warnings. On the third (3) instances, the Sanitation Section will retrieve the cart and participation in the program will be discontinued.
  5. Plastic bags are not allowed. Bagging is not required, however, compostable bags are recommended, as is the participant’s responsibility to keep their cart clean and free of odors.
  6. Participants will be asked to provide feedback to the City on this project to ensure continuous improvement and to assess future opportunities. Feedback may be gathered using; surveys, questionnaires, focus groups, etc.
  7. Carts must be removed from the collection point within twenty-four (24) hours of collection in accordance with by-law # 6965 of the City of Brandon.
  8. Compost bins are assigned to a person, not address. If you move, please contact the sanitation section so the bin can be removed.

These terms and conditions are subject to change.

Note: With an increase in the demand for green carts this spring, we are nearing the end of our inventory. There may be a delay in delivery of carts to residents until our next shipment comes in.


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