Efforts have been made in high standard of sanitation in the Cantt. Disposal of rubbish is done by trenching. All the public group latrines have been converted into water borne system. Nainital Cantonment is the first Cantonment and second municipality in Uttrakhand which has got authorization for solid wate arrangement from Environment and Pollution Control Board. The system of collection, transportation and disposal of garbage in the Nainital Cantonment is manual.scope of mechanisation is limited due to the hilly area. The services being provided by the Board include road sweeping, drain cleaning, cleaning of group latrines, septic tanks, soak wells, urinals, removal of grass and dead animals, cattle impounding and cleaning of footpath etc.