Please note your garbage / recyclables will not be collected if they are not placed in a proper container.

Residents are allowed 2 containers for garbage and 2 for recycling per dwelling unit.

The container must be on wheels of any color other than blue for garbage and blue for recyclables, compatible to the lifting arm of the refuse truck with a maximum capacity of 360 litres (95 gallons) and weight not exceeding 250 pounds when full.

Recycling pick up

A reminder for this Friday, August 14th, is Recycling collection for the Village of Tide Head.

Recycling pick up

Recycling will start the week of August 10th for Tide Head therefore Friday August 14th only the blue bins will be collected.

Summer Office Hours

Monday to Wednesday

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Closed 12:00 to 1:00

Closed Thursday and Friday

For emergency service

call 789-3647

Recycling on hold

Due to the step back of the COVID-19 Recovery plan,  the start of RECYCLING that was due to start on June 8th has been delayed. Once we return to the Yellow Phase, we will be able to provide a new start-up date. The health and safety of our population is of utmost importance.

Notice – Spring Clean Up

All items for spring clean up must be place by the curb by Monday evening May 18th. The last day the maintenance crew will be collecting items will be Tuesday May 19th. They will be going around the Village only once. Therefore, if items are placed by the curb Tuesday and they have already collected on your street, your items will not be picked up and will have to be disposed of at your own expense.

Municipal office and workshop now open to the public

The municipal office and workshop are now open to the public. We ask that you do not enter the building if you are experiencing any symptoms (fever above 38 degree Celsius or signs of fever, a new or worsening chronic cough, a sore throat, a runny nose, a headache, new onset fatigue, new onset muscle pain, diarrhea, loss of taste or smell) or have travelled outside the province. Social distancing is to be respected (2 meters) and no social gatherings are allowed inside. Due to the small entrance of the municipal office only one customer at a time will be allowed in.


The Spring Clean-up will take place from May 11 to May 19, 2020. Leaves & yard waste must be placed in clear plastic bags or preferably paper bags. Branches and boards must be tied in bundles no longer than 4′ in length. Propane tanks, gas cylinders, paint cans, construction waste will not be picked up. Propane tanks or gas cylinders must be brought to the Restigouche Solid Waste transfer station. Tires must be brought to your tire dealer and paint cans at Marina Bottle Exchange on Boom Lane in Atholville. You must dispose of construction waste at your own expense at the transfer station. A fee of $40.00 will be charged to pick up refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners for the cost of removing the refrigerant.   Please call the Village office (789-6550) to make arrangements to have these items collected.


If you are out for a walk with your pets please pick up after them. Our sidewalks have been swept a few times however, it has been noticed that there are still feces on them. Not picking up after your pet is a violation of the Animal By-Law and you can be fined. For more information please view the By-Law on the website. We thank you for your cooperation 🙂

Service available

In light of the current situation, it is extremely important for us that we do our part in helping to reduce the transmission of COVID-19. If for some reason there is someone in the Village of Tide Head that needs assistance in regard to picking up groceries, prescriptions, Etc. We are here to help give you assistance. Please call 789-6550 (weekend included) and we will do our best to serve you. Be safe and stay home


Upon the recommendation of New Brunswick’s Chief Medical Officer of Health aimed at limiting the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Village of Tide Head has decided to proceed with the closing of the MUNICIPAL OFFICE, PUBLIC WORKS BUILDING AND RECREATION BUILDING to the public until further notice.

This measure aims to assure the population that essential services are maintained. It should be noted that the municipality will continue to offer its services to the public even if its offices are closed to the public. We will continue to be available by phone at 789-6550 or by email at:

Please note the 2020 Water and Sewerage invoice due date has been postponed to July 31, 2020.

Job Opportunity for Students Summer Employment

Maintenance worker


  • General municipal maintenance
  • Equipment operation
  • Salary: $12.00/hour
  • 35 Hours per week (subject to change)
  • Must be at least 15 years of age



Recreation coordinator

  • Bilingual
  • Planning and supervising the summer youth program


  • General municipal maintenance, equipment operation& administration duties
  • Salary: $12.00/hour
  • 35 Hours per week (subject to change)
  • Must be at least 15 years of age



Please forward resume to the following before May 01, 2020

Village of Tide Head

6 Mountain Street

Tide Head, NB E3N 4J9

Fax: 789-6553

Rink Holiday Schedule

December 22nd open 12 to 9
December 23rd open 12 to 9
December 24th Open 12 to 5
Closed December 25th and 26th                      
December 27, 28, 29, 30 Open 12 to 9                      
December 31st Open 12 to 5
Closed January 1st then back to regular hours