The Department of Solid Waste offers charge accounts to high volume commercial users of the Larimer County Landfill.
The driver signs and receives a copy of the charge receipt when each load is brought in. Bookkeepers can reconcile the receipts to the itemized statement at month end.
To apply for a charge account read and sign the application and return with appropriate deposit check. You may also need to complete a Hauler's License application. If charge account application is approved, charge cards will be mailed within ten days after receipt of application.
Q. Do I have to have my card with me to charge?
A. Yes. We utilize bar codes to enter your account number for security reasons and speed and accuracy.
Q. Do I get my deposit back?
A. When the account is closed, your deposit will be refunded minus any balance owed.
Q. Which type of account do I need?
A. You may open a TYPE I account If you consistently have $500 or less in Landfill fees each month which allows you to charge a maximum of $500 in any billing period (with $100 deposit.) If over $500 per month, a Type II with a $500 deposit is required. Please call for details for non-profit and government agency accounts.
Q. How many cards do I get?
A. You can request as many cards as you like. One for each vehicle is recommended.
Q. What happens if I lose my card?
A. Call the Business Office immediately as you are responsible for all charges made on your card until you report it as lost. You will be charged $5 (up to $25) for each card replaced if your account number is changed.
Q. How do I close my account:
A. You must notify the Business Office in writing to close your Type I or Type II account. You MUST destroy your cards when you close your account.
Call 498-5764 if you have further questions. For 24-hour information on rates, operating hours, weather closures, etc. call 498-5770.