The Region of Durham recognizes that some households may require special consideration with respect to the bi-weekly garbage bag limit.
Regional Council has endorsed a plan that will permit an annual allotment of garbage bag tags to those residents with medical conditions.
Regional Council has also endorsed a plan that will permit an annual allotment of garbage bag tags to those families with 3 or more children under the age of 3.
In order to be eligible for this program, the application form must be completed, signed and submitted to the Region of Durham.
Please note: A medical practitioner note is required to verify your information if applying for medical condition.
Personal information provided to the Regional Municipality of Durham is only used for the purposes of processing your transaction and administering your payment. The information collected is subject to and handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA). The Regional Municipality of Durham does not collect your debit or credit card details; this information is managed by our payment processor and is subject to their own privacy policies and procedures, as well as any applicable privacy laws, independent of The Regional Municipality of Durham. They may impose an additional transaction fee based on your transaction associated with The Regional Municipality of Durham. Questions about this collection may be directed to the Access and Privacy Office by email at email@example.com; by mail at 605 Rossland Road East, Whitby, ON, L1N 6A3; or by telephone at 905-668-7711, extension 2204.