How to register as a tire generator

How to apply

What you need in order to apply
New Tire Dealers are required to submit the following items in order to register as a Waste Tire Generator:

    •  A copy of their latest TR-1 filed with the Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR).  Most recent copy to be submitted to the Maricopa County Tire Scale House once a year
    •  A copy of their latest TR-1 payment to ADOR. Most recent copy to be submitted to the Maricopa County Tire Scale House once a year
    • Completed “Waste Tire Generator form”.     

Before you bring the tires to drop off...

  1. Make sure you have your completed waste tire disposal manifest, one for each place of business or each resident you collected tires from to the Tire Recycling Facility. The manifest is mandatory and your tire load will be rejected without proper paperwork. Manifests can be obtained at the Maricopa County Waste Tire Scale House, address is below.
  2. Bring a copy of the waste tire generator registration form to the Tire Recycling facility. The permit is required to dispose of your tires. This is only needed for new registrations.  Once you have a permit number, you do not need to bring it for every load. 
  3. Tires must be generated within Maricopa County.
    • All tires generated outside of Maricopa County will be charged a tonnage fee
  4. Make sure your tires are removed from the rims and not encased with dirt.
  5. Shredded, burnt, cut, or encased with dirt tires are not accepted.
  6. Residents may dispose the following: 
        • 50 passenger tires per year – no fee
        • 10 semi tires per year – no fee
        • Amounts over the ones listed above will be assessed a tonnage fee
  7. You must follow all posted rules at the disposal site.

Drop-off Locations & Fees


Retail Tire Dealer for On-Road Tires – For all businesses filing TR-1 forms and payments to the Arizona Department of Revenue

Type of Tire (Including New and Used)

Passenger – $0

Semi - $0

Mixed Load / Size Reduced / Shredded / Pieces or Parts     $140

 

Non “Waste Tire Program” Tires

Type of Tire (Including New and Used)

OTR (Construction, mining, agriculture, etc...)           $140 per ton

Special Use (Test track tires, racing tires, etc...)       $84 per ton

  1. Maricopa County Waste Tire Scale House

    Physical Address
    11400 E Pecos Road
    Mesa, AZ 85212


    Directions

    Phone: 480-987-2498

    Hours

    Monday - Saturday

    6 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


    Closures

    Closed on Sundays and holidays.


    View the County Calendar for Holidays Observed