Waste/Recycling Haulers

Hauler License Requirements

Per section 2.1 of Grand Traverse County Ordinance #17 (PDF), "No person shall engage in the business of collecting, transporting, delivery, or disposing of solid waste, yard waste, or recyclable materials generated by another person with Grand Traverse County without first obtaining a hauler license." Failure to comply with this ordinance may result in a $500.00 fine.

Licenses & Reports

Please remember that hauler reports are due on a quarterly basis.
Category License Applications
Blank Report Forms
Solid Waste
Application (PDF)
Report Form (PDF)
Special Solid Waste
Application (PDF)
Report Form (PDF)
Yard Waste
Application (PDF)
Report Form (PDF)

Designated Facilities

  1. Solid Waste
  2. Special Solid Waste
  3. Yard Waste

Solid Waste Haulers

License Number
Hauler Contact Number
S-2017-01 American Waste 231-943-8088
S-2017-02 Area Waste 231-258-4503
S-2017-03 Waste Management of Northern Michigan
S-2017-04 Republic Services-Manistee 231-723-4850