Trash and Recycling

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Order Optional Trash, Recycling or Yard Waste Cart                
Change Service from Backdoor to Curbside or Vice Versa

Waste Pro
Waste Pro is the solid waste contractor. They collect all three materials - trash, recyclables and yard debris. New residents should sign up for garbage collection preferences when arranging for water service at the front counter at City Hall, 1930 S. Germantown Road.

Fees
The monthly fee for collection and disposal of trash, recyclables and yard debris is as follows:
Curbside Collection $29.50     Backdoor collection $36.50     Condominiums $19.00

Schedule
Household garbage, curbside rubbish, recyclable material and yard waste are collected on the same day. All items must be ready for collection by 7 a.m. on the designated day. In weeks that include a holiday, collection is delayed by one day following the holiday for the remainder of the week. See a collection map or email NeighborhoodServices@Germantown-TN.gov  or call (901) 757-7263 for details.
See a list of collection holidays.

Storage
As per City of Germantown Ordinance, all waste containers must be stored behind the front line of the home and can not be seen from the street.

Household Hazardous Waste
Collection and disposal of hazardous waste is handled by Shelby County Government. Details are available here.