Waste Haulers Permits

(Sections 13-186 through 13-211, Columbia Code of Ordinances)

It shall be unlawful for any person to transport, haul, convey or carry on or over the streets of the city, any contents of privies, contents of septic tanks, manure or garbage, unless licensed as a waste hauler. (Section 13-188)

All waste haulers must obtain a Business License. A separate waste hauler license applicationopens PDF file must be completed to license the vehicles. The fee is $10.00 for the first vehicle and $5.00 for each vehicle thereafter. Inspection and approval verification must be received from the City Waste Water Treatment Plant. A certificate of insurance showing liability coverage is also required.