City Bulk Collection
Deerfield Beach residents receive bulk collection on a weekly basis. To determine your collection day, click here Version OptionsCity Bulk CollectionHeadline. To ensure proper pick-up and to avoid additional fees, residents must follow the City's bulk collection guidelines.
Multi-family and commercial properties may opt to station a roll-off container on property for bulk waste collection, or may call our department at (954) 480-4391 for bulk waste collection as needed.
Bulk Collection Route Optimization
The City of Deerfield Beach would like to inform residents that starting on July 5th there will be adjustments made to the current bulk collection schedules. These changes are being made to provide for more efficient collections, reduce collection delays and reduce operational expenses. To view the new collection map effective July 5th, click here Bulk Collection Reroute 2021 Bulk Collection Route Op Bulk Collection Route Optimization.
For more information on these changes and why they are being made, click here Version OptionsCity Bulk CollectionHeadline.
Bulk Wastes Include:
- Yard Debris & Vegetative Waste
- Large Packaging Materials
- Furniture & Mattresses
- Appliances & White Goods (doors or locks removed)
Bulk Collection Guidelines
- Bulk waste items are only the items that are outlined by these guidelines.
- Only place items out for bulk waste collection if they do not fit in your garbage cart.
- Place bulk waste curbside before 7 AM on your collection day, but not more than 24 hours in advance.
- Place bulk waste ten feet away from dumpsters, cars, mail boxes, and any other obstacles.
- Do not place bulk waste within ten feet of low tree limbs or electrical wires.
- Only place out bulk waste piles that do not exceed 7 cubic yards (approx. 4ft x 8ft x 6ft).
- Do not place propane tanks, gasoline tanks, or other hazardous materials out for bulk collection.
- Do not place residential garbage or recyclables out for collection with bulk wastes
Additional Fees Required
Bulk waste piles that are placed out and do not follow these guidelines may be subject to additional fees. If your bulk waste pile has been assigned an additional fee, it will be tagged with a non-collection notice, pictured here. Below are specific instances where fees would apply.
- Bulk piles that are larger than 7 cubic yards
- Debris generated by private landscapers
- Construction debris and wood products
Bulk waste piles shall not be placed more than 24 hours ahead of your collection day. Additionally, any dumping or storage of solid waste in a public place, unauthorized accumulation of refuse, or dumping on property owned by others is considered illegal dumping.
Any properties with illegal dumping or early placement will receive a bulk trash courtesy notice. Properties with tagged bulk piles that are not addressed within 24 hours of notice will be automatically collected and invoiced.
Report illegal dumping by calling Crime Stoppers at 954-493-8477. If your tip leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward. For additional illegal dumping resources, click here.
For more information on the City’s solid waste ordinance, click here.
Drop-Off Center Bulk Collection
The City is now accepting small amounts of residential bulk at the Recycling Drop-Off Center (DOC), at 401 SW 4th Street. Bulk items must adhere to the following guidelines:
- Residents can bring up to 2 cubic yards of bulk or small items.
- Examples of bulk items accepted at the DOC include toilets, washers or dryers, wood doors and TVs.
- This service is available for Deerfield Beach residents ONLY and proof of residency must be shown.
- It is the resident's responsibility to unload the materials into the roll-off dumpster provided.
- Items can be dropped off once per week.
- Bulk items may be turned away if they do not comply with these guidelines.
The DOC is open Mondays and Saturdays from 8 AM to 12 PM and Tuesdays through Fridays from 8 AM to 4 PM. For additional information on the DOC, click here.