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Greater Sudbury

High Density Residential Sector

High Density Residential Sector

For the purposes of municipal solid waste services, the high density residential sector is defined as a property with an apartment building, condominium complex, townhouse complex, row housing complex, co-operative housing complex, non-profit complex, trailer/mobile park or other similar residential complexes containing more than six residential dwelling units and in which no residential dwelling is rented for a term less than one month, or for a periodic term less than a month in length.

Apartment Block

Apartment Block

Apartment Complex

Apartment Complex

High Rise

High Rise 

Row Housing

Row Housing

Mobile / Trailer Park

Mobile / Trailer Park

Townhouse / Condominium Complex

Townhouse / Condominium Complex

Municipal solid waste collection for this sector is by agreement only. A garbage fee of $75 (2016) per residential unit per year applies. This annual fee is adjusted annually according to the City's User Fee By-law.

Each agreement will provide the services that the City will provide under set terms and conditions. The agreement will also detail the obligations of the property owner.

In 2010, the City commenced new "Best Practice" Recycling efforts for this sector:

Province-wide initiatives:

Building Code Review Focuses on Increased Multi-residential Recycling (pdf 93 kb)