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Ordering a New Waste or Recycling Cart
Most residents will not require more than one waste or recycling cart. However, you may request an additional cart by downloading and completing the additional cart request form and faxing it to 305-514-6219. Additional waste or recycling carts will be provided at a cost of $50 per cart.
The standard size waste cart is 96 gallons and the standard recycling cart is 64 gallons. You can exchange the waste cart for a smaller 35-gallon or 65-gallon cart. The standard recycling cart can be exchanged for a smaller 35-gallon or larger 95-gallon cart. To exchange a recycling cart or order an additional cart, call 3-1-1.
The waste and recycling carts are the property of Miami-Dade County. You may not mark, modify or otherwise alter the carts.
If you move to a new residence, the carts must remain with the house for use by the next resident.
- Read about damaged or stolen waste and recycling carts
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