|Notice of non-compliance - Leaf collection
| To participate in a collection, residents must comply with the conditions of participation.
Notices of non-compliance are distributed.
Here are some of the reasons why your bags might not have been picked up:
Reminder of the instructions to follow:
- Leaves bagged in plastic bags
- Bag (s) too heavy (more than 22.5 kg / 50 lb)
- Bag (s) torn
- Bag (s) containing one or more of the following residues:
- Crushed stones
- Any other waste (plastic, strings, etc.)
We rely on your cooperation to respect accepted materials and participation guidelines.
- Only the following green residues are accepted: leaves, pine needles and cones, garden or indoor plants, hedge cuttings without branches
- Only compostable paper bags can be used
- The weight of each bag should not exceed 22.5 kg / 50 lbs
- Bags should not be torn
Visit ville.saint‑lazare.qc.ca/en/collectes. For materials accepted at ecocentres, visit www.tricentris.com/les-matieres.
- Farmers value your leaves, it’s not up to them to sort your waste!
- Employees collecting your bags must lift thousands of bags at each collection – respect the weight
- The City provides financial assistance to purchase mulching blades, and push lawn mowers and backyard composters, – find out more.