WSWMD Hauler and Property Caretaker License Application

As mandated by Act 148, Vermont's Universal Recycling Law, all haulers and property caretakers that operate within the District's 19 member communities must register their vehicle(s) and obtain a license from the Windham Solid Waste Management District.  The District does not charge a fee for the license.


A copy of the application is available at WSWMD Hauler and Property Caretaker License Application or at the District office,  327 Old Ferry Road, Brattleboro, VT.  For more information, please contact the WSWMD at (802) 257-0272.


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Vermont’s Universal Recycling Law (Act 148)

“Universal Recycling (Act 148) is new Vermont solid waste legislation that focuses on recyclables and organics.” The law will provide convenient collection services across the state. Over the next seven years, mandated recyclables, leaf and yard debris, clean wood scraps, and food scraps will become illegal to throw away.

To learn more about mandated recyclables, materials banned from the landfill, timeline of the law for residents, collection services that will be required by law, and the food scrap reduction hierarchy, please view the Act 148 Summary Sheet.

For more information on the law please visit Vermont’s Universal Recycling Law.

View or print a copy of Vermont's Disposal Ban Poster.

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