Yard Waste

  1. Curbside Collection Schedule
  2. Collection Guidelines
  3. Items Not Accepted

Curbside Collection Schedule

  • Yard waste is separately collected once a week from households that receive curbside garbage collection.
  • Yard waste is collected on your first garbage collection day each week. For example, if your garbage is collected Monday and Thursday, your yard waste is collected on Mondays.
  • View Solid Waste & Recycling Collection Map to determine your collection day.


Free Bulk and Yard Waste Drop Off

Margate residents can also bring their bulk waste and yard waste to the Broward County transfer station located at:

2780 North Powerline Road 

Pompano Beach, FL 33073

The drop-off is open Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Proof of Margate residency is required

Items Accepted

  • Appliances
  • Furniture
  • Wood items (fencing and lumber)
  • Yard Waste

Items Prohibited

  • Bodily Waste
  • Business Waste
  • Dead Animals
  • Explosives
  • Garbage
  • Propane Tanks
  • Radioactive Waste

Residents are required to offload and place the material in the dumpsters themselves. There is 4-visit limit per household per month. Certain vehicles are also prohibited from use at the transfer station.

Check the Broward County website for all requirements and restrictions.