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Backyard Composting


Put your yard waste into your compost to help your sustainable garden. Composting is great because it:

  • gives nutrition to your garden, lawn, and plants,
  • boosts soil structure without harsh chemicals,
  • and eliminates waste going to landfills.

Earth Machine Composter

Surrey residents can purchase the Earth Machine Back Yard Composter for $25. The Earth Machine Back Yard Composter dimensions are as follows:

  • 80 gallon capacity
  • 33" high
  • 33" diameter


You must pay for your composter prior to picking it up. Please pay for your composter at:

City Hall
Address: 13450 - 104 Avenue
Phone: 604-591-4181 to book an appointment
Hours of Operation: 8:30am to 4:30pm


Your receipt or proof of payment is required in order to pick up your composter. Pick up is available from:

Storage Yard

Address: 14613 - 64 Avenue
Phone: 604-590-7289
Hours of Operation: 10:00am to 2:00pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays

Learn More

See what to do with your other yard waste from your Surrey household. Yard waste is 1 of the 3 carts we collect as part of Surrey's Waste Collection Program, which started in 2012. Learn more about Backyard Composting with tips from Metro Vancouver.

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