Compost in a wheelbarrow in a backyard

Purchase an Earth Machine Composter from the City of Surrey.

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.

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

  • 80-gallon capacity
  • 33" high
  • 33" diametre

Payment & Pick-up 

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

Backyard composter in a garden.


For questions or comments on backyard composting in Surrey, contact

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