• The Department of Public transportation has advised that the DPT Kiosk at Central Terminal in Hamilton will be closed all day on Sunday, February 25th due to construction work being carried out on the building. 


  • The Ministry of Health is seeking your views on the proposed Sugar Tax and changes to the Mental Health Act. You will find the consultation documents and online feedback forms here.

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Holiday waste schedule

Thursday, June 16, 2016

The Department of Waste Management, Ministry of Public Works, today advised that due to the National Heroes Day holiday on Monday June 20th, West End garbage will be collected on Wednesday and Thursday June 22nd and 23rd.  East End garbage will be collected on Tuesday, June 21st and Friday, June 24th.  Recycling will be collected on Thursday 23rd June in the west and Friday 24th June in the east.

Changes to waste collection days due to public holidays can be found in the 2016 Garbage and Recycling schedule, mailed to each household annually, found in the blue pages of the BTC phone book, or  down-loaded from

For further information about waste management join us on facebook at or telephone 278-0560.