Commercial Solid Waste Hauler Permit

General Information, Instructions, And Permit Forms

(Effective January 1, 2019)
​All commercial haulers that collect, haul, or transport commercial solid waste from any location in the City or transport waste over any public street, alley, or highway in with the City are required to have a Commercial Solid Waste Hauler Permit.

Required Forms


​All commercial solid waste haulers requiring permits must provide the following documentation:
​     • Permit Application Form
​     • Vehicle List Form
     ​• Customer List Form
     ​• Proof of Insurance Coverage

Return completed forms to:


​     City of New Braunfels
​     Solid Waste and Recycling Division
​     550 Landa Street
     ​New Braunfels Texas 78130


Permit Fees


​Fees based on Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) are as follows:
​   Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW)           Annual Permit Fee
​      6,999 lbs or less                                 $150.00
​      7,000 lbs or more                               $2,000.00

Permit fee can be paid in an annual lump sum due on January 1 or in quarterly permits due on January 1, April 1, July 1, and September 1 of each calendar year. The fee is not pro-rated. Payments should be made payable to the City of New Braunfels and should be submitted with a completed application form, vehicle list form, customer list form, and proof of insurance coverage. Permits are effective for twelve months from the date of issuance.

Vehicle Inspection


​The Solid Waste Division may conduct an inspection of vehicle(s) to determine suitability for solid waste operations.

Permitted Solid Waste Haulers


​See a list of permitted companies

Regulation of Operations


​Section 110-12 of the Code of Ordinances contains specific rules and regulations concerning the commercial hauling of solid waste. All commercial haulers must adhere to the rules. Noncompliance may result in the issuance of various fines and penalties.