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:
Six 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.
|12 Trip Punch Permit||$110||$140|
|6 Trip Punch Permit||$70||$95|
|1 Trip Permit||$18||$19|
|5 Bag Tags||$9||$10|
Low Income Discount - Residents with an adjusted gross income less than $24,000 on their most recent federal income tax return 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.
For residents who may qualify for both the senior and the low-income credit, only the higher credit of $10 will be applied.
Low Income, Senior Citizen, or Veteran Discount - 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.
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).