Solid Waste Permit Information
Solid Waste Permit Options
Senior and Low-Income Discounts
Seniors. Residents 65 or older qualify for a $5 credit with one of the following forms of identification: a birth certificate, passport; current New Mexico passport; or a State of New Mexico issued identification card.
Low-Income. In order to qualify for a $10 credit, the applicant must present a copy of last year’s federal tax return that shows an adjusted gross income of less than $24,000.
For residents who may qualify for both the senior and the low-income credit, only the higher credit of $10 will be applied.
Businesses that dispose of less than 850 lbs. of refuse per month may purchase a Small Commercial Generator Permit. This permit is available in 5 or 10 trip cards.
Businesses that generate greater than 850 lbs. of refuse per month must set up a Commercial Billable Account with the County. Contact the County Treasurer’s Office for account information and details at 505- 986-6245.
Permit Punch Information
Permits will be punched according to the following Schedule for Solid Waste Loads