Trash Services


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Per City Code Chapter 44, trash services are provided to covered residences within the City of Chandler for a monthly rate. To receive more information about services provided, call Solid Waste Services at 480-782-3510.

If you are a new resident to Chandler and need to start solid waste services in your name, please call Utility Billing at 480-782-2280.

What is a Covered Residence?

Covered residence means the following types of residential units located within the City:

  • Single-family homes
  • Duplexes
  • Tri-plexes
  • Multiplexes, other than business establishments, with separate garages for each unit that permit curbside collection for each unit

Trash Services

Chandler residents paying for city-provided solid waste services receive the following:

* To schedule services call Solid Waste Services at 480-782-3510, Mon. through Fri. from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Services CANNOT be scheduled via e-mail.

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Trash Collection Requirements

  • Containers must be at the curb by 6 a.m. the day of collection
  • Containers cannot be placed out prior to 6 p.m. the day prior to collection
  • Containers must be removed from the curb by 9 a.m. the day after collection
  • Containers must have lids closed with no protruding objects
  • Contents of curbside containers shall not exceed two hundred (200) pounds
  • Contents of alley containers shall not exceed six hundred (600) pounds
  • Material must be bagged and tied in trash container

Prohibited Items

  • Dirt and rock*
  • Concrete*
  • Household construction and demolition debris*
  • Manure*
  • Liquid Waste
  • Hazardous Waste (includes paint, varnish, pool chemicals, gasoline, and other household hazardous material)**
  • Batteries, other than small alkaline batteries**
  • Medical Waste
  • Vehicle bodies
  • Tires*
  • Ammunition (contact Police Department
  • Scrap Metal*
  • Livestock or dead domestic (animals under 75 can be hauled to Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center)
  • Septic tank pumpings
  • Sludge

* Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center 

** Call 480-782-3510 to schedule Household Hazardous Waste appointment.