Solid Waste Facilities

Pasco County does not pick up your garbage. Please click here for more information about Curbside Garbage Pickup.

For any questions about bringing trash, furniture, tires, or other items to County facilities, please call 727-857-2780. Please see below for accepted items.

Click here for waste hauler contact information.

Proof of Pasco County residency is required for services.

For more information about Pasco County’s Solid Waste Facilities and standard pricing, please call 727-857-2780. For information about Pasco County’s Recycling drop offs, please call 727-856-4539.

If you bring items to either of our facilities, please see below for items we accept. Please tell the scalehouse what items you have so you are directed to the right area. Waste from outside Pasco is not accepted. Please help keep Pasco roads clean and tarp your loads.

Visit our West Pasco Resource Recovery Facility at 14606 Hays Road, Spring Hill 

Visit our East Pasco Transfer Station at 9626 Handcart Rd, Dade City

Apple Pay and all other forms of contactless payment now accepted.

Hours: Monday through Saturday, 7am to 5pm; Please arrive by 4:30pm to ensure sufficient unloading time. Thank you for your cooperation!

Please click to view our West Pasco Solid Waste Facility Site map to help you navigate our drop-off sites.

Solid Waste Items

Up to 8 bags of trash per dayNo Charge
Furniture$78.47 per ton ($3.92 for every 100lbs)
Residential Construction Debris (limited)
West Pasco Facility Only
$78.47 per ton ($3.92 for every 100lbs)
Yard Waste (limited)
East Pasco Facility - 12 bags per day
$78.47 per ton ($3.92 for every 100lbs)
Mixed Loads$78.47 per ton ($3.92 for every 100lbs)
Tires (Car/Pickup) - up to 10 per day
East Pasco Facility - limited
$2 per tire
Tires (Truck/Semi) - up to 2 per day
East Pasco Facility - limited
$10 per tire
Air Conditioners$3
Metal (Residential)No Charge (unless in a mixed load)
Metal (Commercial)
$78.47 per ton ($3.92 for every 100lbs)
Chemically Treated Wood
West Pasco Facility Only
$78.47 per ton ($3.92 for every 100lbs)
Tare Weight

Please note that the East Pasco Transfer Station does not accept commercial loads and is for residential use only. For more information, please call 352-521-0500.

Household Hazardous Waste Items

The Household Hazardous Waste Center is available to Pasco County residents during regular hours. However, if you need assistance, or you want your container back, the hours are Tuesday, Thursday and last Saturday of the month from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm at the West Pasco Resource Recovery Facility, and on Wednesdays and the second Saturday of each month from 8:30am to 11:00am at the East Pasco Transfer Station.

Computer Monitor, Tower, or Laptop$5
Propane Tank (empty) - 20lbs$3
Propane Tank (empty) - 50lbs$5
TV - up to 35"$5
TV - 36" and up, Projection, or Console$10

Residential Household Hazardous Waste Items at No Charge

AcetoneAerosol CansAntifreeze
BallastsBattery AcidCleaning Chemicals
FertilizersFluorescent Light Bulbs or  CFL’sHousehold Batteries
Gasoline or Diesel FuelLatex PaintLead Acid Batteries
Mineral SpiritsPool ChemicalsPower Steering Fluid
Rust RemoversThermostatsThinners
Transmission FluidUsed Motor OilWood Stains

Please call 727-857-2780 for questions on any materials not listed above.