Disposal of trash at convenience centers requires a punch or punches from a solid waste punch card or a bag tag. Loads up to 5 cubic yards require one punch on the permit. Loads between 5 and 10 cubic yards: 2 punches. 10-15 cubic yards: 3 punches. Bag tags are valid for any conventional garbage bag. Loads larger than 15 cubic yards are not accepted.
You can also download a permit application and mail it to the County Treasurer's Office with a check. DO NOT MAIL PERMIT APPLICATIONS TO ANY OTHER OFFICE.
Santa Fe County Treasurer’s Office
102 Grant Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Please note the following:
Three, sic, and 12 punch permits may only be purchased by residents of Santa Fe County that live outside an incorporated city. Patrons that reside within incorporated areas may only purchase the 1 trip permit. Bag tags are valid for any conventional garbage bag that does not exceed 30 gallons.
|12 Punch Permit||$110|
|6 Punch Permit||$55|
|3 Punch Permit||$27.50|
|1 Trip Permit||$18|
|5 Bag Tags||$9|
Residents shall be entitled to a $5 reduced fee for the 6 Trip Punch Permit and a $10 reduced fee for the 12 Trip Punch Permit if:
In no event shall a resident be eligible for more than one reduced fee. For example, a resident who qualified for both the Senior and Veteran discount and wanted to purchase a 6 Trip Punch Permit would be entitled to only a single $5 reduced fee.
For residents who may qualify for both the senior and the low-income credit, only the higher credit of $10 will be applied.
Permits will be punched according to the following Schedule for Solid Waste Loads.
Up to four tires will be one punch and one 1 trip permit. Up to eight tires requires an additional (limit 8 tires/month).