Hauling Permits & Applying for Credit Accounts

Please Note

All loads in open vehicles or trailers must be tarped before coming to the landfill.

All Commercial haulers must:

  1. Register vehicles with Franklin County Public Health: When disposing of solid waste at any SWACO Facility the hauler is required to display a permit issued by Franklin County Public Health. For information on these permits please contact the Board of Health Solid Waste Division at (614) 525-3160. The Board of Health will supply you with the appropriate application form and use the information submitted to determine the permit classification and access the associated fee.
  2. Upon approval of credit application please submit a truck list to the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio: The information required for submittal is entered in to the Authority’s truck scaling system and allows the Authority to process truck traffic and invoice haulers. Please contact the Authority’s Business Management Department at (614) 871-6753 for further information.

Credit Applications
Haulers wishing to establish a charge account need to contact the Authority’s Accounting Specialist at (614) 871-6753. Download the SWACO credit application (PDF).

Accounts Receivable Policy Revised 7-25-15


*All customers must have a tarp on their loads when they enter the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill.

*All customers must wear a vest on the landfill if they exit their vehicle.

For your convenience, tarps and vests may be purchased at the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill scale house.  Please see below pricing:

Large tarp (10'x18') - $15.00 
Small tarp (8' x 16') - $10.00
Vest - $5.00