Recycling Compliance Form
This form is for businesses located in the City of Sacramento only. Visit Assessor Parcel Viewer if you are unsure.
All businesses and multi-family properties are required by State law to separate recyclables from their garbage for recycling. This compliance form must be filled out and approved by the City to receive a physical space waiver or an alternative service verification.
Approved physical space waivers or alternative service verifications will be subject to an on-site inspection.
Approved physical space waivers and alternative service verifications may be revoked at any time. Revocation may be due to:
Select the recycling compliance option you are submitting for:
A Physical Space Waiver may be issued if your business site lacks adequate space for a recycling container. Supporting documents are required as evidence that your business does not have space for a 90-gallon cart, one of the smallest carts available. 90-gallon carts are approximately 27" wide x 36" deep x 45" high.
Upload photo(s) as evidence that you do not have space for a 64-gallon cart
Alternative recycling services include:
Your business contracts with a licensed recycler, who is not a franchised hauler, who collects and properly recycles your recyclable material. Required: Upload to this form and retain on-site for verification during inspection: All contracts between the business and each alternative service recycler.
You take your recyclables to a local recycling facility yourself. Required: Upload to this form and retain on-site for verification during inspection: Recent transactions receipts showing recyclables being recycled.
Backhaul (Not Available for Multi-Family Properties)
Your business hauls its recyclables back to a central or corporate location to be collected for recycling. Required: Upload to this form and retain on-site for verification during inspection: Contracts or other proof of evidence.
Your recyclables are placed in another business's recycling container to be recycled. Required: Upload to this form and retain on-site for verification during inspection: Evidence that all parties agree to sharing the container and a copy of the recycling collection services contract.
Which types of alternative services are you verifying? Please enter in the names of company name or location for each option that applies:
Upload required supporting documentation
Is Mailing Address the same as Site Address?
All Information Correct
Inspection within 5 years