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.

Quarterly Report Forms

Quarterly reports are due on the 15th day of January, April, July and October.
Type of Material Blank Report Form Examples of Completed Forms
Solid Waste Solid Waste Quarterly Report Form (PDF) Solid Waste Quarterly Report Example (PDF)
Recyclables Recyclables Quarterly Report Form (PDF) Recyclables Quarterly Report Example (PDF)
Yard Waste Yard Waste Quarterly Report Form (PDF) Yard Waste Quarterly Report Example (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
231-944-7893
S-2017-04 Republic Services-Manistee 231-723-4850