WA State Licensing: Waste tire storage site owner

Waste tire storage site owner

Requirements

A Waste Tire Storage Site Owner License is required of any business with outside storage of more than 800 tires which are no longer suitable for their original purpose. You will also need:

  • A permit from the County Health Department where the site is located.
  • and
  • Financial assurance sufficient for hiring a third party to remove the maximum number of tires permitted to be stored at the facility and deliver the tires to a facility permitted to accept the tires.

Post your license

A license must be posted at each location where the licensee operates. You may not begin this business activity until you receive a Business License listing the required license.

Forms you’ll need

Fees

Specialty license Fee
Waste Tire Storage Site Owner License $250 per location
($50 non-refundable)
Other fees that may apply Fee
State tax registration No fee
Registering your business name as trade name $5
Business License Application fee $19 (non-refundable)

Laws and rules

WAC 173-350-350: Solid waste handling standards

Contact information

State of Washington
Business Licensing Service
PO Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034

Phone: 1-800-451-7985
Email: BLS@dor.wa.gov
Fax: 360-705-6699

Office hours

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mailing information

Please remember to enclose all necessary documents and fees with your completed application. Incomplete submissions will result in a delay in your licensure.

It is important that you contact our office, in writing, with any changes in address.

Regulatory questions

Department of Ecology
Waste 2 Resources
Phone: 360-407-6250
http://www.ecy.wa.gov/