Users of this service must ensure solid waste is properly bagged and placed in a container for pick up at the curb.
Solid waste must be at the curb by 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled pick-up day or there is a risk that your solid waste will not be collected.
Solid waste bags must not exceed 30 pounds. Bags exceeding this weight will not be picked up.
Yard waste is not collected as solid waste. Grass clippings, branches, leaves and other compostable material must be brought to the Town Compost Site located at the Town Shop (5310 – 48 Avenue).
Payment of Solid Waste Utility
The solid waste service is billed on a monthly basis for renters and a bi-monthly basis for home owners. Payment must be received at the Town Office by the due date shown on the utility bill. If you are paying a utility bill close to its due date, it is recommended that payment is made directly at the Town Office to avoid penalty.
Payment can be made by Cash, Cheque, or Interac:
By mail: P.O. Box 390, Legal, AB T0G 1L0
In person: Legal Town Office, 5021 - 50 Street, Legal, Alberta during regular office hours (Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. AND 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. unless otherwise posted).
Drop box: Mail slot located at the entrance on the south side of the Town Office, 5021 - 50 Street, Legal, Alberta.
Financial institutions: At most chartered banks, trust companies, credit unions, or via telephone or internet banking. Please allow up to four business days for payment to reach us.
Pre-Authorized Automatic Withdraw: Set up an account with the Town for pre-authorized utility payments.
Take Advantage of the Utility Pre-Authorized Automatic Payment Plan
The Utility Pre-Authorized Payment Plan is an easy and convenient way to pay your utility bill because it removes all the hassle. Automatic payments ensures that your utility bill is paid on time.
This Quick Guide tells you everything you need to know about the pre-authorized program such as, how to join the program, what happens if you miss a payment, how to withdraw from the plan and much more.
To register for enrollment in the pre-authorized utility program, please complete the form below and return it to the Town Office.
Should a resident require a landfill permit, please visit the Town of Legal Office at 5021-50 Street during regular office hours: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (closed from 12:00 p.m.-12:30 p.m.). The Landfill Permit allows residents with a utility account to dispose of any extra solid waste at the Roseridge Landfill.
Landfill tags must be purchased at the Town Office at a cost of $5.00 per calendar year by residents who require any additional access to the disposal site.