The City of St. Pete Beach is under contract with Waste Services of Florida (WSI-FL) to provide trash collection service (collection of solid waste). Waste Services of Florida will directly bill property owners for services (garbage, yard/horticultural waste and recycling collections for all residential and commercial properties within the City of St. Pete Beach).

Residential garbage and yard/horticultural waste are collected twice a week. Please place items out before 7am. All garbage must be containerized or bagged (cans and bags cannot weigh more than 40 pounds each). Yard/horticultural waste should be cut to no greater than 5 feet in length or weigh more than 40 lbs. Note: horticultural/yard waste and tree trimming debris created by a landscape contractor or commercial tree trimmer must be disposed of by the contractor and may not be piled at the curb for pickup.

Bulky Waste Collection

To dispose of bulky waste (items such as couches, chairs, mattresses, tables and appliances) contact Waste Services 727.572.6800 three (3) days prior to placing items out for collection and inform them of the specific bulky items you have for disposal.


Waste Services collects on all holidays. If your collection day falls on a holiday, please place your items out on your normal collection days.

Seasonal Credits for Part-Time Residents

Waste Services of Florida will apply a $5.00 per month credit for each month you are away, upon your return. To receive a seasonal service credit, verification of your absence is required. Verification can include a copy of your telephone statement indicating a change in usage. Please note that invoicing will continue during your absence.