Waste Regulation


The Waste Regulation Section is responsible for:

  • Administering the licensing and compliance for all solid waste management facilities, waste transporters, borrow pit reclamation areas, and hazardous material transfer stations within Broward County as required under county and state regulations;
  • Conducting inspections at all licensed facilities to ensure compliance with environmental regulations;
  • Administering the state delegated solid waste licensing and compliance program.

The following facilities require a license/permit from the Waste Regulation Section:

Solid Waste Facilities:

  • Borrow Pit Reclamation Projects
  • Landfills
  • Material Recovery Facilities or Transfer Stations
  • Compost Facilities
  • Waste Tire Processing or Collection Facilities
  • Construction and Demolition Debris Recycling Facilities

Hazardous Materials Transfer Stations:

  • Discarded Hazardous Materials
  • Sludge
  • Biomedical Waste

Waste Transporters:

  • Discarded Hazardous Material Hauling
  • Sludge Hauling
  • Biomedical Waste Hauling

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Last Update April 28, 2017​​​​