The Department of Solid Waste offers charge accounts to high volume commercial users of the Larimer County Landfill. Application processing can take up to two weeks.

Types Of Accounts

  • Type I - $500 credit limit (with $100 deposit)
  • Type II - Negotiable limit suited to customer's needs (with $500 deposit)
  • Non-profit and government agencies


  1. You can submit the following application:  

    Once you complete the application, you can send it to the Solid Waste Business office using the following methods:

    Please return completed form to:

    • Email a copy to
    • Fax: 970-498-5780
    • Via US Mail:
      Attn: Billing staff Larimer County Solid Waste
      5887 S Taft Hill Rd
      Fort Collins CO 80526 
  2. Yes, for the security of the account.

  3. When the account is closed, your deposit will be refunded minus any balance owed.

  4. 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.

  5. You can request as many cards as you like. One for each vehicle is recommended.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.