The City of Williams Lake would like to thank residents for their ongoing support of recycling initiatives in the City. Because of our combined efforts, thousands of tons of materials have been recycled instead of filling up the landfill. 

Recyclable Items

  • All tins cans, cleaned
  • All newspapers
  • All cardboard
  • All other paper products
  • Most plastic packaging
  • No Styrofoam, plastic bags, or glass
  • Paper cups
  • Empty aerosol cans
Please see this guide for a more comprehensive list of recyclable items.
This Material Management BC 'What Can I Recycle' brochure also provides a list of recyclable items.

Please call Pat Mahood, Manager of Public Works, at 250-392-1785, with any questions or concerns regarding recycling, or email