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Office Hours

Mon-Fri 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Closed for lunch from 12 noon to 1p.m.
View the Calendar for holiday hours.

Contact Information

Township of East Zorra-Tavistock
Box 100, 90 Loveys Street
Hickson ON  N0J 1L0
Phone: 519.462.2697
Fax: 519.462.2961

Website Information

© 2014 Township of East Zorra-Tavistock

Township of East Zorra-Tavistock

Stay connected with Wasteline.

Oxford County’s garbage and recycling curbside collection program now includes weekly, single stream recycling.  Garbage & recycling collecion day is Friday in East Zorra-Tavistock.  Wasteline tools help you keep track of your garbage and recycling collection schedule. Get the information you want when you want it by using the “When’s my pickup?” tool (located below), signing up for automated reminders, or using the Wasteline mobile app.

Search by address to confirm your next waste collection day and see what materials are being collected.

You can also:

  • View, download and print your collection calendar
  • Sign up for weekly reminders (email, phone or Twitter)
  • Add a schedule to your personal calendar (iCal, Google Calendar or Microsoft Outlook)
  • Find out what goes where for any materials


Not sure where something goes?
Try the "What goes where?" widget for sorting made easy.

Use your Apple or Android device to view schedules, receive reminders, and get sorting tips for your garbage and recycling.

Get it on Google Play  Download on the App Store

Reduce and reuse

In order to lessen the amount of garbage you have to throw out, try reducing the amount of waste you generate. Actions like reusing shopping bags, composting, or bringing a coffee mug instead of disposable mugs are all ways that you can reduce and reuse! More tips on reduce and reuse can be found at


Waste Management Calendars are mailed out to all residents in the County.  Downlad a copy of the calendar here.  If you did not receive a Waste Management Calendar, you can pick one up at the Township office or you can visit the County of Oxford website to request a calendar online.

Don't get left behind

Garbage collection fees are calculated using the Bag Tag program. You are only expected to pay for as much garbage you throw out.  When garbage and recycling isn't set out right, it costs more money to collect and process.  For more details on how to properly clean and set out materials, visit 

Good garbage set-out example

Compost and Recycling

Available for sale at the Township office.

Black Composters (above ground) $10.00, taxes included.
Green Cone (under ground) $40.00, taxes included.
22 gallon Recycle Bin $5.50, taxes included.
Recycle Bin Lids $1.50 each.

For more questions and answers, view the Frequently Asked Questions page.
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